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September 22, 2015 9:02 am

Report: Hezbollah to End Offensive Military Action in Syria

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Hezbollah will no longer take part in offensive military action in Syria, according to sources who spoke to the Daily Star. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

While Syria, Russia and Iran solidify their military relationships, embattled President Bashar Assad may be about to lose another key ally in his fight against rebel groups including the Islamic State, according to Lebanese reports on Monday.

Hezbollah has been actively involved in Syria’s civil war with troops on the ground fighting for the Assad regime, but the organization has informed the Syrian government that it will no longer take part in offensive military action, according to diplomatic sources who spoke to the Daily Star.

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