415 articles tagged "Hizballah"
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Can Putin keep Hizballah from Israel’s borders?
DEBKAfile Exclusive Analysis August 22, 2017

Israel’s northern borders with Syria and Lebanon were on edge this week, as Prime Minister Binyamin prepared to raise Israel’s concerns about southern Syria at a critical meeting with President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday, Aug. 23.. Their Sweida offensive has already brought the Syrian army and Hizballah right up to the Jordanian border by circling around the Daraa de-escalation zone - under Russian cover. This tactic is expected to be repeated in the Quneitra zone opposite Israel’s Golan border,

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US Asymmetry for Iran on Syria’s Borders: Open Gate to Lebanon. No Entry to Iraq
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report August 10, 2017

US special forces are helping open Iran’s door to Lebanon, while keeping shut its entry to Iraq.

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US troops fight with Syria, Hizballah, Lebanon
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report August 7, 2017

Israeli diplomats have filed a quiet demarche with Washington over the participation of US special forces in a joint operation with the Syrian, Hizballah and Lebanese armies to clear the Lebanese-Syrian border region of Al Qaeda’s Syrian arm the rebel Nusra Front, which is fighting with ISIS elements. This is reported by debkafile. This “coalition’s” next target is the Syrian-Israeli border.
 

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Police video tape prior to Temple Mount attack
Jordan’s intel tags Hizballah for Temple Mt. terror
DEBKAfile Special Report July 20, 2017

Israeli police published the video Thursday,July 30, ahead of Muslim Friday prayers as a reminder that the crime committed at Islam’s third most sacred site was a terrorist attack staged by Muslims – not the metal detectors which Israel installed for its safety. To drown this truth out, the Palestinians and Waqf officials have raised a worldwide uproar against those detectors. Jordanian and Saudi intelligence point at Hizballah for orchestrating the attack.

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Israel: Syrian truce plan license for Iran foothold
DEBKAfile Special Report July 17, 2017

Israel waited 10 days from Presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin’s announcement in Hamburg of their ceasefire plan for southwestern Syria along the borders with Jordan and Syria, before proclaiming its “total opposition” to the plan. After finding Hizballah was allowed to remain in Daraa, the first demilitarized zone, Israel fears this format will next be applied to Quneitra on its Golan border.

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New Syrian-Hizballah offensive defies ceasefire
DEBKAfile Special Report July 10, 2017

Less than 24 hours after the US-Russian sponsored ceasefire went into force in southwest Syria, it broke down early Monday, July 10, when large-scale Syrian army and Hizballah forces launched a general offensive on Syrian rebel forces in the Al Suweida province. This region was listed with Quneitra and Daraa as one of three demilitarized locations covered by the truce.  

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Syrian ceasefire deal skips Syria, Iran, Hizballah
DEBKAfile Exclusive Analysis July 9, 2017

The ceasefire which Presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin agreed should go into effect in along southwestern Syria’s borders with Jordan and Israel on Sunday, July 9, is a hodgepodge of unknown factors. Whether or not it holds is of less concern to Israel than the military presence of Iranian and Hizballah forces on its borders. No word yet from Tehran, Damascus or Beirut on where they stand.

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Battle for Syrian Golan - June, 2017
Golan battles bring Hizballah near Israeli border
DEBKAfile Special Report June 25, 2017

In the last 48 hours, Israel has conducted air strikes on and aimed tank fire at Syrian army positions near Quneitra’s northern suburb of Baath city. (See map). The mortar shells that exploded on the Israeli Golan came from a battle in which Syrian and Hizballah units were fighting off a Syrian rebel offensive around Quneitra, just 3km from the Israeli border.
 

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Syrian-Hizballah Push for SE Syria Slowed at Daraa by US-backed SDF
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 22, 2017

The Syrian-Hizballah push for the Jordanian and Israeli border districts is slowed by the Daraa setback.

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Iran’s Big Flop: Own Ballistic Missiles Go Wildly Astray
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 22, 2017

Hizballah’s boast of Iranian missiles able to reach every Israeli target fades.

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Escalation in S. Syria with Iranian-led gains
DEBKAfile Exclusive Analysis June 18, 2017

As the Iranian-directed Syrian army comes close to winning the battle for S. Syria and breaking through the Syrian-Iraqi border, the US force awaits directives from Washington. Damascus gave the rebels in Daraa 48 hours to withdraw to Jordan while Tehran captured the Al-Waleed crossing from Iraq to Syria.

 

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Damascus Reaches out to Jerusalem for a Deal - First Time in Seven-Year War
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 15, 2017

He asks Israel not to intervene in Syria’s battles near its border. No guarantees for Iranian or Hizballah restraint.

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Russia Backs Syrian Forces Advancing on US-held Border Crossing
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 1, 2017

Moscow uses the standoff to gain an edge for its aspirations in Baghdad.

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Moscow Acts to Ward off Major US-Iranian Clash over Syria’s Borders
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 1, 2017

Putin is still maneuvering for US cooperation towards resolving the Syrian crisis.

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Trump Launches 8-Nation Operation to Block Iran’s Takeover of Syrian-Iraqi Border. ISIS Left for Later
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report May 18, 2017

More than 3,000 elite troops are deployed for Trump’s first military initiative to block Iran.

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Foreign Shiite Militiamen Chase Hizballah Families out of Beirut Homes
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report May 18, 2017

Iraqi and other Shiite militias move in on Hizballah’s Dahya suburb of Beirut.

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Hizballah rush 1,000 troops to S. Syrian borders
DEBKAfile Special Report May 16, 2017

The pro-Iranian Hizballah Tuesday, May 16, rushed 12 companies of 1,000 fighters to the Homs, Daraa and Quneitra (Golan) regions of southern Syria to block off the entry of “US-backed militants” from Jordan.

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Violence Plotted by Both ISIS and Iran’s Guards for Trump Visit
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report May 11, 2017

ISIS, Iran’s Revolutionary Guards, Hizballah are all on the warpath.

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Russia’s 4 Syrian ceasefire zones – Kremlin spin
DEBKAfile Exclusive Analysis May 6, 2017

The widely reported Kremlin plan to set up four safe or “de-escalation” zones, that were supposed to have gone into effect in Syria Friday night, May 5, turns out to be nothing but a propaganda ploy. 

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Trump-Putin call focuses on Syria, security zones
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report May 2, 2017

In their phone call on May 2,. both presidents advanced ideas for security zones to de-escalate the violence in Syria and deemed their cooperation “critical.” But both needed to consult their allies first.
 

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