The Shias in Lebanon: A Short History

THE LEVANT NEWS EXCLUSIVE – By Dr. Haytham Mouzahem* — The Shias of Lebanon gained global reputation in the early 1980s of the 20th century with the emergence of Hezbollah and its military operations against the Israeli occupation in Lebanon. Hence; their destiny came to be synonymous with that of Hezbollah and Amal’s movement, in …

Israel Concerned of Hezbollah’s Intervention in South Syria

THE LEVANT EXCLUSIVE – By Alwan Amin Eddine* – Israel was not aware enough regarding its military strike targeting some Hezbollah leaders in “Al-Amal Farms”, the Syrian Qunaitra’s area on Jan 18, 2015. It thought that Hezbollah is busy in Syria, and the Syrian army is exhausted and spread all over the territory, and Iran’s …