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BEIRUT | Hezbollah denies US charges it has cells in Venezuela

BEIRUT (AP) — The leader of Lebanon’s militant Hezbollah group has denied U.S. assertions that it has cells in Venezuela saying the Latin American nation “does not need them.” Hassan Nasrallah said in a speech Saturday that his Iran-backed group is in “solidarity with the political leadership and state of Venezuela against the American aggression.” … Continue reading BEIRUT | Hezbollah denies US charges it has cells in Venezuela

BEIRUT | Hezbollah leader blasts Trump over fight against IS

BEIRUT (AP) — The leader of Lebanon’s militant Hezbollah group is blasting President Donald Trump ahead of his expected declaration of victory against the Islamic State group in Syria. Hassan Nasrallah said Saturday that had it not been for the U.S., Syrian government forces, supported by Hezbollah fighters on the ground, would have defeated the … Continue reading BEIRUT | Hezbollah leader blasts Trump over fight against IS

BEIRUT | Lebanon to complain to UN over Israel building border wall

BEIRUT — Jan 11, 2019—Lebanon’s state-run National News Agency says the country’s foreign minister has asked Beirut’s representative at the U.N. Security Council to file a complaint over Israel’s building of a wall along their shared border. The agency quoted on Friday Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil as calling the Israeli move a violation of a … Continue reading BEIRUT | Lebanon to complain to UN over Israel building border wall