Hezbollah recently launched five missiles against Israeli military vehicles.The fire exchange is part of an ongoing conflict between the two groups. So who are the Hezbollah, and what do they want with Israel?
Beirut bank seen as a hub of Hezbollah’s financing
“The revelations about Hezbollah and the Lebanese Canadian Bank reflect the changing political and military dynamics of Lebanon and the Middle East.”
Hezbollah 101: Who is the militant group, and what does it want?
“Hezbollah was founded by a small group of Lebanese Shiite clerics as a response to Israel’s 1982 invasion of southern Lebanon. They were inspired by the teachings of two radical religious scholars: Mohammed Baqr as-Sadr of Iraq and Ruhollah Khomeini, who led the 1979 Islamic revolution in Iran.”
How Hezbollah is changing the war in syria – and vice versa
“Hezbollah’s intervention in Syria has achieved significant gains: it has provided the Syrian regime momentum, averting its military defeat; dislodged rebels from areas adjacent to the borders; stopped further outrages against Shiites; and prevented a detrimental recalibration of the regional balance of power.”
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