Latest Hezbollah News

Hezbollah and Israeli troops exchange fire along the border as 2 people are killed in Lebanon

Dec. 01, 2023 12:28 PM EST

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon’s militant Hezbollah group attacked several Israeli army posts along the two countries' border and Israel shelled a village in southern Lebanon on Friday, killing two Lebanese citizens, officials said. It was the first time Hezbollah launched attacks on...

Lebanese residents of border towns come back during a fragile cease-fire between Hamas and Israel

Nov. 25, 2023 17:30 PM EST

KFAR KILA, Lebanon (AP) — With a cautious calm prevailing over the border area in south Lebanon on Saturday, the second day of a four-day cease-fire between Hamas and Israel, villages that had emptied of their residents came back to life — at least briefly. Shuttered shops...

Hezbollah fires rockets at north Israel after an airstrike kills 5 of the group's senior fighters

Nov. 23, 2023 12:31 PM EST

BEIRUT (AP) — The militant Hezbollah group fired more than 50 rockets at military posts in northern Israel on Thursday, a day after an Israeli airstrike on a home in southern Lebanon killed five of the group’s senior fighters. The waves of rockets sent over the border represented...

Major Iranian-backed militant group vows to expand conflict if U.S. airstrikes continue

Nov. 22, 2023 11:26 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — A major Iranian-backed militant group in Iraq warned it may strike additional U.S. targets after U.S. warplanes killed multiple militants in response to the first use of short-range ballistic missiles against U.S. forces at Al-Asad Air Base Monday. U.S. fighter...

Israeli airstrikes on Lebanon kill 2 journalists for a pan-Arab TV channel, 4 Palestinian militants

Nov. 21, 2023 11:12 AM EST

BEIRUT (AP) — An Israeli strike in southern Lebanon on Tuesday killed two journalists who were reporting for a Beirut-based TV station on military activity along the border with Israel, according to Lebanese officials and the broadcaster. A separate strike killed four militants with the...

Israeli drone fires missiles at aluminum plant in south Lebanon

Nov. 18, 2023 05:37 AM EST

BEIRUT (AP) — An Israeli drone fired two missiles at an aluminum plant outside the southern Lebanese market town of Nabatiyeh early Saturday, causing a fire and widespread damage, National News Agency said. There was no word on casualties. The Israeli strike near the village of...

German authorities raid properties linked to group suspected of promoting Iranian ideology

Nov. 16, 2023 06:39 AM EST

BERLIN (AP) — German police raided 54 locations across the country on Thursday in an investigation of a Hamburg-based organization suspected of promoting the Iranian leadership's ideology and possibly supporting activities of Hezbollah in Germany, the government said. The Interior...

Lebanon releases a man on bail who's accused of killing an Irish UN peacekeeper

Nov. 15, 2023 15:15 PM EST

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's military tribunal released a man accused of killing an Irish United Nations peacekeeper almost a year ago on bail, security and judicial officials said Wednesday. The development comes as UNIFIL, the U.N.'s peacekeeping mission in Lebanon, monitors ongoing...

Hezbollah says it is introducing new weapons in ongoing battles with Israeli troops

Nov. 11, 2023 11:14 AM EST

BEIRUT (AP) — The leader of Lebanon’s militant Hezbollah group said Saturday his fighters have introduced new weapons, including a missile with a heavy warhead in the ongoing fighting along the Lebanon-Israel border, adding that they will keep using the tense frontier to pressure Israel. ...

Police in Brazil foil an alleged attack Israel claims was planned by Hezbollah

Nov. 08, 2023 20:26 PM EST

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Authorities in Brazil arrested two people on Wednesday to foil an alleged attack, which the Israeli Prime Minister's office said was planned by the Lebanese militia Hezbollah. The office of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in a statement on X, formerly...