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Hezbollah to Trump: 'We fight terrorism while the US supports it' - PRI

A Hezbollah fighter poses for journalists on a tour of areas recently recaptured from Nusra militants in the mountains between Lebanon and Syria. Credit: Richard Hall/PRI. It's a rare thing for a militant group often described as shadowy and secretive ...and more »

Why the Middle East hated Obama but loves Trump - POLITICO.eu

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri, fresh from a summit with Trump, explains a region in turmoil. By Susan B. Glasser. 7/31/17, 7:01 PM CET. Updated 8/1/17, 5:56 PM CET. Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri watches U.S. President Trump speak in the ...and more »

The Next Israel-Hezbollah Conflict - Council on Foreign Relations (blog)

During the Obama years, concerns about Israel's security situation focused on the Iranian nuclear weapons program. Today, the focus is changing: to the growing Iranian military presence in Syria, the growing military strength of Hezbollah, and the ...and more »

Hezbollah takes journalists in Lebanon on a tour to prove Trump wrong - Washington Post

JAROUD ARSAL, Lebanon — When President Trump lumped the Lebanese Hezbollah movement together with the Islamic State and al-Qaeda last week, describing Lebanon's government as a partner in the fight against all of them, he might not have realized quite ...and more »

Saad Hariri: The Full Transcript - Politico

You know, when the war started in Iraq …All your allies in the region told you not to go there. And when you withdrew, all your allies in the region told you not to withdraw. And all your allies in the region told you to do something about Syria, but ...and more »

Lebanon's Hezbollah group insists: We're not the 'menace' Trump says we are - Los Angeles Times

Hajj Abu Ahmad, a grizzled senior commander with Hezbollah, flashed his laser pointer authoritatively on a large map as he described the intensity of the battle the militant group had waged to neutralize Al Qaeda-affiliated Syrian fighters bunkered in ...and more »

Thousands of Syrian rebels to be transferred from Syria-Lebanon border - euronews

Thousands of Syrian fighters and refugees in Lebanon's border region were set to be transferred into rebel territory in Syria in exchange for Hezbollah prisoners on Tuesday. Now Reading: Thousands of Syrian rebels to be transferred from Syria-Lebanon ...and more »

Hezbollah and Al Qaeda exchange dead bodies of 14 fighters after ceasefire - Telegraph.co.uk

Two militant groups were due to exchange bodies on Sunday after fierce fighting in a region of Lebanon that borders Syria. Hezbollah, a Shiite group that is an ally of both the Lebanese and Syrian governments, and Jabhat Fatel al Sham, a Syrian jihadi ...and more »

Thousands to be evacuated from Lebanon-Syria border - Aljazeera.com

The transfer of thousands of Syrian fighters and refugees from Lebanon's border region into rebel territory in Syria in exchange for Hezbollah prisoners has been delayed to Tuesday. A Hezbollah military media unit said that the delay was to allow for ...and more »

Hezbollah, militant group exchange bodies of 14 killed in Arsal fighting - Arab News

A picture released by the media office of Lebanon's Shiite militant group Hezbollah on Sunday shows an ambulance convoy of the movement carrying bodies of fighters killed in week-long clashes in the Jurud Arsal border region, as part of a ceasefire ...and more »