On Regional Resistance, Hezbollah’s Nasrallah Now Fills Soleimani’s Role

The Cradle’s Lebanon Correspondent >Hezbollah Secretary-General Hassan Nasrallah is reportedly the key Resistance Axis figure to have filled the political role of slain Quds Force Commander Qassem Soleimani in West Asia. The assassination of Quds Force Commander Qassem Soleimani left some big shoes to fill in West Asia. Now, Resistance Axis sources say Hezbollah’s Hassan Nasrallah…

Lebanon’s General Security Chief: “I Support Absolute Open Borders with Syria”

Radwan Mortada Lebanon’s General Security Chief Abbas Ibrahim speaks exclusively to The Cradle on matters domestic and foreign. Lebanese General Security Chief Abbas Ibrahim has become a key negotiator between foreign and domestic parties in the crisis-hit country. While the Lebanese worry about the American threat of sanctions, Ibrahim tells The Cradle it is “totally…

Hezbollah Brings in First Shipment of Iranian Fuel to Lebanon

The Cradle Hezbollah flags fly above a convoy of tanker trucks carrying Iranian fuel oil arriving at al-Ain village in northeastern Lebanon. 16 September 2021 (Photo credit: Reuters) The arrival of the Iranian fuel has been met with jubilation in the crisis-hit country On 16 September Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah began bringing Iranian fuel into…

Sayyed Nasrallah Announces Arrival of First Oil Tanker: Hezbollah Would Engage in Naval Confrontation with ‘Israel’ if it Strikes Ships

Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah announced on Monday that the first fuel ship, which the Party decided to import from Iran, arrived in Banyas seaport early Sunday finished unloading its cargo, adding that the cisterns transferring the diesel load will enter Lebanon on Thursday. The diesel will be stored in specific tanks in Baalbeck…

How US Administrations Support the “Axis of Resistance” Involuntarily

Elijah Magnier Despite the persistent attempts to besiege and weaken Hezbollah in Lebanon and the rest of the “Axis of Resistance” (Syria, Iran, and elsewhere), all the policies the US administration enacts fall in favor of this Axis. The latest of these decisions is to bring gas from Egypt through Jordan and Syria. But how…

Hezbollah Intends to Break the US Siege of Lebanon

Elijah J. Magnier Hezbollah plans to break the US siege of Lebanon by bringing in Iranian fuel to ease countrywide shortages and suffering. Photo Credit: The Cradle Hezbollah intends to break the US economic stranglehold on Lebanon by bringing Iranian fuel to the besieged country. And it has plans in place to mitigate the risk…

Britain’s Secret Propaganda War in Lebanon

Kit Klarenberg Leaks show the UK’s Foreign Office has directed influence operations targeting Lebanon’s youth and civil society to shape the direction of mass protests in service of British interests. The Cradle Editor’s note: The leaked British Foreign Office documents described in this investigation first surfaced in December 2020 and were covered in local Arabic-language media,…

Lebanon is Under Maximum Pressure, and the Target Is Hezbollah

Elijah J. Magnier Lebanon is under unprecedented economic and social pressure, paying the price for Hezbollah’s military capability that causes a threat to “Israel”. Lebanon is under unprecedented economic and social pressure, paying the price for Hezbollah’s military capability that causes a threat to “Israel”. The options offered by those (US, EU and “Israel”) effectively…

Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah: Lebanese Situation Is Part of Economic War

Al Mayadeen Hezbollah Secretary-General Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah addresses monopolies and fuel smuggling in Lebanon, as well as the United States role in the economic war on Lebanon. Hezbollah Secretary-General Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah made a speech Tuesday in which he addressed several issues, including the Lebanese fuel and economic crises and the latest developments in Afghanistan….

Sayyed Nasrallah: Hezbollah Will Bring Iranian Fuel Oil into Lebanon

Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah offered on Sunday condolences to the Lebanese Army Command and the families of Akkar blast martyrs, hoping Allah grants the wounded a speedy recovery and underscoring the Resistance Party’s readiness to dispatch aids to those aggrieved by the tragedy which had occurred earlier on the same day. Addressing Hezbollah’s…