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Hezbollah head says not seeking new war but warns Israel
Hezbollah head says not seeking new war but warns Israel

Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah said his Shiite militant group is not seeking confrontation with Israel.

Hezbollah head says not seeking new war but warns Israel
Israel bombs Syria army targets after Golan attack
Israel bombs Syria army targets after Golan attack

Israel launched air raids against Syrian army positions early Wednesday and issued a stark warning to Damascus just hours after a bomb on the occupied Golan Heights wounded four of its soldiers.

Israel bombs Syria army targets after Golan attack
Syria army in hot pursuit of rebels on Lebanon border
Syria army in hot pursuit of rebels on Lebanon border

Syrian regime forces were Monday readying an assault on the last rebel-held areas in the Qalamoun mountains, strategically located on the Lebanese border, after overrunning key opposition bastion Yabrud.

Syria army in hot pursuit of rebels on Lebanon border
Moscow says US policy on Syria aids 'terrorism'
Moscow says US policy on Syria aids 'terrorism'

Moscow accused Washington of prolonging the Syrian conflict by supporting the opposition ahead of a UN Security Council vote Saturday that threatens to further deepen big power divisions.

Moscow says US policy on Syria aids 'terrorism'
Hezbollah vows victory against extremists in Syria
Hezbollah vows victory against extremists in Syria

The chief of Lebanon's Shiite movement Hezbollah, Hassan Nasrallah, vowed on Sunday that the group would prevail against extremists fighting in neighbouring Syria.

Hezbollah vows victory against extremists in Syria
Hezbollah says one of its leaders killed near Beirut
Hezbollah says one of its leaders killed near Beirut

Hezbollah on Wednesday said one of its leaders had been assassinated near Beirut and accused Israel, the Lebanese Shiite movement's arch-foe, of being behind the killing.

Hezbollah says one of its leaders killed near Beirut
Hezbollah turns Beirut bastion into fortress
Hezbollah turns Beirut bastion into fortress

Streets leading into powerful Hezbollah's stronghold in the southern suburbs of the Lebanese capital have been cordoned off, as guards in civilian clothes search a long line of cars.

Hezbollah turns Beirut bastion into fortress
Beirut car bomb kills 18 in Hezbollah stronghold
Beirut car bomb kills 18 in Hezbollah stronghold

A huge car bomb blast killed at least 18 people Thursday in a densely populated Beirut bastion of Lebanon's Shiite group Hezbollah, a military backer of Syria's embattled President Bashar al-Assad.

Beirut car bomb kills 18 in Hezbollah stronghold
Obama extends economic sanctions linked to Hezbollah
Obama extends economic sanctions linked to Hezbollah

President Barack Obama announced Monday he had extended for at least a year the US freeze on financial assets of entities linked to Hezbollah, citing a threat to Lebanon's stability.

Obama extends economic sanctions linked to Hezbollah
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Iran denounces blacklisting of ally Hezbollah

Shiite Iran has denounced the European Union for its decision to blacklist Hezbollah's armed wing as a terror group, accusing it of acting in Israel's interests.

Iran denounces blacklisting of ally Hezbollah
EU puts Hezbollah 'military wing' on terror list
EU puts Hezbollah 'military wing' on terror list

The European Union on Monday put the military wing of Lebanese Shiite group Hezbollah on its of terrorist organisations, a move that the group slammed as aggressive and unjust.

EU puts Hezbollah 'military wing' on terror list
EU foreign ministers ready to blacklist Hezbollah
EU foreign ministers ready to blacklist Hezbollah

EU foreign ministers decide Monday whether to blacklist the military wing of Lebanon's Hezbollah group, with an eye also on the conflict in Syria and the possible resumption of stalled Israel-Palestinian talks.

EU foreign ministers ready to blacklist Hezbollah
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One year on, Bulgaria still hunts for anti-Israeli bus bomber

A year after an anti-Israeli bus bombing killed six people, Bulgaria is struggling to identify the attacker or confirm his suspected links to Hezbollah or Iran.

One year on, Bulgaria still hunts for anti-Israeli bus bomber
West demands tougher action against Iran arms to Syria
West demands tougher action against Iran arms to Syria

The United States on Monday led western calls for tougher UN action on Iran's arms supplies to Syria and its Lebanese ally Hezbollah.

West demands tougher action against Iran arms to Syria
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US fines 'Hezbollah' bank $102 mn for laundering

A Lebanese bank accused of laundering money from drugs and other operations for clients tied to Hezbollah militants agreed Tuesday to pay US authorities $102 million to settle the charges.

US fines 'Hezbollah' bank $102 mn for laundering
Syria's sectarian war causes Hamas split: analysts
Syria's sectarian war causes Hamas split: analysts

Syria's civil war has caused a split within Hamas over whether to cling to Shiite backers Damascus, Tehran and Hezbollah or side with Sunni allies such as Qatar, Egypt and Turkey.

Syria's sectarian war causes Hamas split: analysts
US condemns Hezbollah-backed assault on Syrian town
US condemns Hezbollah-backed assault on Syrian town

The US on Wednesday condemned a Hezbollah-backed assault on the town of Qusayr, as France kept up the pressure for action over what it said was the regime's use of sarin gas.

US condemns Hezbollah-backed assault on Syrian town
US accuses Iran of surge in 'terrorism'
US accuses Iran of surge in 'terrorism'

The United States on Thursday accused Iran of sponsoring "terrorism" at a level unseen in decades and said that the separate threat from Al-Qaeda has been significantly degraded.

US accuses Iran of surge in 'terrorism'
'Very confident' Assad talks of new front with Israel
'Very confident' Assad talks of new front with Israel

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad threatened Israel with renewed fighting in the Golan Heights and said Russia was committed to supplying him with advanced missiles.

'Very confident' Assad talks of new front with Israel
US demands Hezbollah withdraw from Syria
US demands Hezbollah withdraw from Syria

The United States demanded the immediate withdrawal of Hezbollah fighters from Syria on Wednesday, saying their active role in combat there was an "extremely dangerous escalation."

US demands Hezbollah withdraw from Syria