Hezbollah

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Hezbollah a Shiite terrorist organization with strong ties to Iran; seeks to create an Iranian fundamentalist Islamic state in Lebanon; car bombs are the signature weapon
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Usage


In news:

The leader of Lebanon's militant Hezbollah group has called on Arab states to send weapons to Gaza's Hamas to fight Israel.
While the death toll from the Israel-Gaza conflict has mounted, Hezbollah has offered quiet words of encouragement to the Palestinians, pledging support and calling on Arab states to send them weapons to fight Israel.
In Gaza conflict, Hezbollah stays on sidelines.
Hezbollah Victims May Bring Claims in N.Y. Go To Businessweek.com.
BEIRUT (AP) — The leader of Lebanon's militant Hezbollah group has called on Arab states to send weapons to Gaza's Hamas to fight Israel.
US puts new sanctions on freed Hezbollah leader.
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration has imposed new sanctions on a Hezbollah leader set free last week by Iraq despite US protests.
The Obama administration has imposed new sanctions on a Hezbollah leader set free last week by Iraq despite US protests.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration has imposed new sanctions on a Hezbollah leader set free last week by Iraq despite US protests.
The Treasury said on Monday it was sanctioning suspected Hezbollah operative Ali Mussa Daqduq for orchestrating several attacks on US and allied troops in Iraq.
Hezbollah says Israel failed to achieve objectives in Gaza.
WASHINGTON—The Obama administration has imposed new sanctions on a Hezbollah leader set free last week by Iraq despite US protests.
Gen Kevin J Bergner speaks during a press conference in Baghdad, Iraq, near a poster of a senior Lebanese Hezbollah operative Ali Mussa Daqduq.
Iraq releases suspected Hezbollah operative Daqduq.
State Department 'Strongly Objects' to Iraq's Release of Hezbollah Leader.
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