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Israel claims to uncover Hezbollah missile plant in Lebanon

Sep. 3, 2019 2:06 PM EDT

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military said Tuesday the militant group Hezbollah and Iran have built a precision-missile factory in neighboring Lebanon's Bekaa Valley. The army issued a statement saying that "in fear of strikes" by Israel, Hezbollah had moved key equipment from the site to "civilian...

Calm prevails on Lebanon-Israel border day after brief clash

Sep. 2, 2019 4:00 PM EDT

MAROUN EL-RAS, Lebanon (AP) — The Lebanon-Israel border was mostly calm with U.N. peacekeepers patrolling the border on Monday, a day after the Lebanese militant Hezbollah group fired a barrage of anti-tank missiles into Israel in response to earlier attacks, triggering Israeli artillery fire. The missile...

Israel, Hezbollah engage in brief, intense fighting

Sep. 1, 2019 3:08 PM EDT

JERUSALEM (AP) — Hezbollah militants on Sunday fired a barrage of anti-tank missiles into Israel, prompting a reprisal of heavy Israeli artillery fire in a rare burst of fighting between the bitter enemies. Although the shooting quickly subsided without casualties on either side, the situation remained...

Hezbollah leader: We have no missile factories in Lebanon

Aug. 31, 2019 3:00 PM EDT

BEIRUT (AP) — The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah on Saturday categorically denied Israeli claims about his group having factories to produce precision-guided missiles in Lebanon, saying such "lies" were an attempt to justify Israeli attacks against the country. In a speech to hundreds of his followers who...

UN probing 35 North Korean cyberattacks in 17 countries

Aug. 12, 2019 8:53 PM EDT

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. experts say they are investigating at least 35 instances in 17 countries of North Koreans using cyberattacks to illegally raise money for weapons of mass destruction programs — and they are calling for sanctions against ships providing gasoline and diesel to the country....

Putin urges arms talks with US after nuclear pact demise

Aug. 5, 2019 4:36 PM EDT

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin said Monday that Russia would only deploy new intermediate-range missiles if the United States does and called for urgent arms control talks to prevent a chaotic arms race following the demise of a key nuclear pact. Putin made his statements after the...

The Latest: Yemen rebels claim to have collaborators in Aden

Aug. 2, 2019 9:07 AM EDT

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The Latest on the situation in Yemen (all times local): 3:45 p.m. Yemen's rebels claim they had intelligence and collaboration from inside the southern port city of Aden that enabled them to attack a military parade there the previous day. The Houthi rebels, who control northern Yemen,...