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Russia is against foreign interference in Lebanon and Iraq

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday that Moscow was against foreign interference in the situation in Iraq and Lebanon. “With regard to the situation in Lebanon and Iraq […] our position is that it is possible to overcome the current crisis in these countries only through national dialogue,” said Lavrov. “I hope that […]

Syria is Lost.. Lebanon’s Gold is Next

By Steve Brown – The largest reserve gold traders on the planet are the six bullion banks. A bullion bank is a large multi-national bank authorized to serve as a conduit through which Central Banks – and the Fed primary dealers – loan their gold out into the market. All central banks lease gold, to maintain […]

Lebanese PM Resigns After Days of Protests in Beirut

BEIRUT – Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri announced his resignation on Tuesday, saying that he has reached a dead-end, after over a week of demonstrations as people accused his government of being corrupt and causing an economic collapse. “I have reached a dead-end today,” the 49-year-old prime minister said, adding that he should account for […]

Nasrallah: Hezbollah can now Target Occupied Palestine – There is no more ‘Red Line’

Political section of the speech of Hezbollah Secretary General Sayed Hassan Nasrallah on September 2nd, 2019, on the occasion of the commemoration of the martyrdom of Imam Hussein (‘Ashura), and the day after Hezbollah’s retaliation against an Israeli armored vehicle. According to Israel’s military censor, there were no Israelis so much as scracthed by Hezbollah’s Kornet missiles, […]

VIDEO: Israel v. Hezbollah – Disputed Claims in a Disputed Territory

By Steve Brown For many years Israel has deployed reconnaissance aircraft along the Lebanese border – in violation of Lebanese and Syrian airspace – from Avivim to the Kfar Shuba Hills and the Sheba’a Farms border region. Subject to a rather toothless UN agreement (UN Security Council Resolution 1701)  largely couched in meaningless rhetoric, an […]

Hezbollah announces start of ‘new phase’ of conflict with Israel

BEIRUT – Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah has promised to start a “new phase” of conflict with Israel, saying that if the country attacks the group’s positions, all “Israeli borders and forces will be at risk”. In a televised speech on Monday, the movement’s secretary general condemned the recent raids of Israeli drones in Lebanon, threatening […]

Nasrallah Promises Imminent Retaliation: No Israeli will be Safe

Translated and transcribed By Sayed Hasan Speech by Hezbollah Secretary General Sayed Hassan Nasrallah on August 25, 2019, on the occasion of the annual commemoration of Lebanon’s Second Liberation against the takfiris terrorist groups, which was finalized on August 25, 2017.   Transcript: […] I now turn to the question of Israel. Pray upon Muhammad […]

Is Brazil about to leave Lebanon because of Israel?

The reasons for the possible departure of Brazil from the command of the maritime task force of the UN peace mission in Lebanon are manifold. Which would be the most likely? This week, the press reported the possibility of Brazil leaving the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (Unifil), leaving the command of the UN […]

Iranian commander says Hezbollah can defeat Israel without outside help

URMIA, Iran – Lebanese group Hezbollah has the ability to defeat Israel without any foreign assistance, Iranian Major General Hossein Salami said. The statement by the commander of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps, Hossein Salami, who was speaking to officials in Urmia, northwestern Iran, on Wednesday, was quoted by the Fars news agency. “They [the […]