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Posts Tagged: US and Lebanon

February 21, 2019 1:52 pm
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Hezbollah Hits Back at US Criticism of Its Role in Lebanon

Hezbollah hit back against American condemnation of its role in Lebanon on Thursday, calling it a "violation of sovereignty," after the US expressed concern over...

February 20, 2019 8:12 am
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US Concerned Over Hezbollah’s Growing Role in Lebanon

Hezbollah's growing role in the Lebanese government worries the United States, the US ambassador to Lebanon said during a meeting with Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri...

February 13, 2019 10:24 am
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US Delivers Missiles to Lebanese Army

The United States delivered laser-guided rockets valued at more than $16 million to the Lebanese military on Wednesday, demonstrating what it said was Washington's "firm...

January 14, 2019 1:34 pm
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In Lebanon, US State Department Official Calls Hezbollah ‘Unacceptable’

The US State Department criticized Lebanon's Iran-backed Hezbollah group on Monday for digging tunnels into Israel and stockpiling rockets, as Washington steps up efforts to isolate...

May 12, 2018 10:00 am
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Pentagon to Keep Backing Lebanon Military, Despite Hezbollah Gains

The US military is committed to supporting and providing assistance to the Lebanese armed forces, the Pentagon said on Friday, despite the Iran-backed Hezbollah group...

May 10, 2018 4:38 pm
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Big Power Grouping Urges Lebanon to Steer Clear of Regional Wars After Hezbollah Electoral Gains

A grouping of major powers urged Lebanon on Thursday to uphold a policy of keeping out of regional wars, after Iran-backed Hezbollah and its allies...

May 8, 2018 11:26 am
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US Urges Post-Election Lebanon to Keep Policy of Staying Out of Foreign Wars

The US Embassy in Beirut on Tuesday urged all parties in Lebanon to uphold the country's policy of disassociation from foreign conflicts, as they looked...

Culture

Israeli Shalva Band’s Eurovision Performance Praised for ‘Making Dreams Come True’

Israel's Ministry of Foreign Affairs commended the country's Shalva Band following...

Eurovision Fans Hit Tel Aviv Beach Ahead of Saturday Final

Hundreds of tourists and concertgoers packed into a seafront Eurovision park in Tel Aviv on Friday, soaking in the late...

Features

Abraham Foxman Talks Antisemitism, BDS, and Mel Gibson

Abraham Foxman is the National Director Emeritus of the Anti-Defamation League and a Holocaust survivor. He is the author of...

Israel’s Information War Is as Important as Its Military One

In recent months, the Israeli defense establishment has made increasing use of “information...

Next Israeli Government Could Soon Face New Iranian Terrorist Challenges

In Saturday's early hours, when the attention of most Israelis was focused on...

Israel

Israeli PM Netanyahu and Group of Ex-Security Officials Clash Over Potentia...

A group of 200 former Israeli security officials sent a formal letter to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu denouncing the...

Middle East

Israel Condemns Top UN Official for Meeting With Hezbollah Leader

Israel on Tuesday condemned a top UN official for meeting with a Hezbollah leader in Lebanon. A day earlier, UN Special Coordinator for Lebanon Jan Kubis tweeted, “Grateful for an open...

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