Exclusive Interview w/ Hezbollah’s Second-in-Command Sheikh Naim Qassem

BT’s Rania Khalek sat down with Sheikh Naim Qassem, deputy secretary-general of Hezbollah, in Beirut, Lebanon. Hezbollah began as a resistance movement against Israeli occupation of southern Lebanon and has since grown to become a regional player across the Middle East. They discussed Hezbollah’s role in Lebanon and the region as well as the group’s…

Can Western Intel Agencies Spy on Hezbollah via Crypto?

Kit Klarenberg Although branded as a safe and secure mode of transaction, cryptocurrency networks are still vulnerable to hacking. In sanctions-hit and economic crisis-ridden Lebanon, this poses an existential threat to all Lebanese. Beirut’s long-running, slow-burn financial crisis, and a welter of western sanctions, have in recent years compelled Lebanon’s resistance movement, Hezbollah, to turn to cryptocurrency….

Neo-Fascist Christian Militia Takes to the Streets in Lebanese Capital

The Cradle Lebanon’s new right wing Christian militia boasts members that took part in last year’s shooting of Hezbollah and Amal supporters in the Tayouneh neighborhood of Beirut Beirut’s Achrafieh neighborhood has in recent weeks witnessed the rise of a new private militia created by politicians affiliated with Israel and the US, and consisting of…

Biden’s ‘Freeing Iran’ Means Weakening the Militarized Palestinian Intifada

Shaban Syed Bibi may have returned, but he is facing a drastically changed political scenario with a new Palestinian Intifada brewing, but this time armed, and not just with stones. Against the background of ongoing Iran riots, where ISIS and MEK terrorists are actively pretending to defend women’s rights, bombing religious shrines and killing innocents, in…

Why the US & Israel are Preventing Aid from Reaching Lebanon

Robert Inlakesh Supporters of Lebanon’s Hezbollah march in Beirut, Lebanon August 9, 2022. © ANWAR AMRO / AFP Efforts to stop Iran from spreading its influence are preventing the alleviation of Lebanon’s economic crisis Despite the recent signing of a historic maritime border agreement, tensions continue to remain high, with both Israel and the United…

Social Media Snitches: How Israel Recruits Spies Inside Syria

Radwan Mortada Israel’s Mossad is increasingly turning to social media in order to recruit agents to gather intelligence on Syria, a crucial hub in the Axis of Resistance The war raging between Israel and Iran is not as inconspicuous as it may seem. It is taking place on a wide front that not only includes Iran,…

Israeli-Syrian Escalation Moves to Frontlines

Israel’s repeated attacks on Syria have apparently begun to affect the situation along the main frontline in the Golan Heights. An Israeli attack that targeted the capital of the war-torn country, Damascus, on September 17 resulted in some tensions along the frontline. Four F-16 fighter jets of the Israeli Air Force carried out the attack…

Nasrallah: “Our Eyes and Our Missiles are Pointed at Karish”

The Cradle The Hezbollah leader also called on authorities to form a ‘crisis cell’ to find solutions for desperate depositors who have been storming banks across Lebanon The Secretary General of Hezbollah, Hassan Nasrallah, said on 17 September that the resistance’s missiles are pointed towards the disputed Karish gas field with Israel. “Our eyes are on Karish….

Israel Opens Fire on the Palestinian Islamic Jihad to Submit to Hezbollah

Elijah J. Magnier Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid intended to show that he couldn’t bear the insult to the “Sword of Jerusalem” inflicted on his political opponent, former Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu, last year. Lapid started his short term in office by killing “Palestinian Islamic Jihad” (PIJ) field commanders and creating the electoral conditions for…

Hezbollah Leader to US Officials: ‘The Hand that Touches Lebanon’s Resources Will Be Cut’

The CradleLebanon’s Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah addresses supporters through a screen during a religious procession to mark Ashura in Beirut’s suburbs, Lebanon 9 August, 2022. (Photo credit: REUTERS/Aziz Taher) The Secretary General of Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, warned the US against stealing Lebanon’s natural resources. “I tell the Americans, who are…

Lebanon’s Lines in Maritime Border Talks

Marwa Haidar Map prepared by A-Manar Website that clarifies disputed maritime lines between Lebanon and the Zionist entity. We often hear about ‘Line 1’, ‘Line 23’, ‘Hof Line’ and ‘Line 29’. Here a general review* prepared by Al-Manar on the lines which Lebanon and the Zionist entity are negotiating on in the indirect maritime borders…