Lebanon

In Indirect Message, Hezbollah Asks Israel To Avoid Escalation

01/28/2015 - 19:00

Tel Aviv — Hezbollah has sent a message to Israel requesting that the sides avoid an escalation of tensions on the Israel-Lebanon border.

2 Soldiers Dead, 7 Wounded As Hezbollah Hits Israeli Tank

01/27/2015 - 19:00

Tel Aviv — Two Israeli soldiers were killed and seven were wounded when a Hezbollah anti-tank missile struck an Israeli patrol on the Israel-Lebanon border.

Reports: Israel Fired Missiles On Syrian Village Killing Five Hezbollah Members

01/18/2015 - 19:00

Jerusalem — An Israeli helicopter has fired two missiles on the Syrian village of Quneitra in the Golan Heights, Lebanese media is reporting.

‘Ticking Time Bomb’

Farming communities near Lebanon wary of Hezbollah tunnels, though tense calm prevails.

12/16/2014 - 19:00
Israel Correspondent

Zarit, Israel — The winding mountain roads leading to the eastern sector of Israel’s border with Lebanon were crawling with army forces on Monday: teams of soldiers in combat gear camped out at the entrance to villages as convoys of vehicles plied the highways.

Koby Cohen, a deputy security chief of the border town of Zarit. Joshua Mitnick/JW

Man Seriously Injured In Rocket Explosion Near Ashdod

07/10/2014 - 20:00

A rocket hit an oil truck near the coastal city of Ashdod and its explosion seriously wounded a man.

IDF Soldier Killed In 'Rogue' Attack At Lebanon Border

12/16/2013 - 19:00

An Israeli soldier patrolling Israel’s border with Lebanon was killed by what is believed to be a rogue Lebanese soldier.

Master Sgt. Shlomi Cohen, 31, of Afula, was killed on Sunday night when the Lebanese soldier fired as many as seven shots from a pistol at an army  patrol near the Israeli army outpost at Rosh Hanikra.

After Rocket Fire From Lebanon, Israeli Planes Strike Near Beirut

08/22/2013 - 20:00

Israel Air Force bombers launched a pinpoint strike near Beirut in response to rocket fire.

Director Ziad Doueri "The Attack"

Video blogger Aaron Herman spoke with Director Ziad Doueiri about his new film "The Attack," a mystery, political thriller and a love story. An Israeli-Arab doctor, devastated by his wife's death in a terrorist attack, uncovers her startling secret.

Pope Benedict To Visit Lebabon On Mideast Peace Quest

09/08/2012 - 20:00

 Pope Benedict XVI said he regards his upcoming trip to Lebanon as a visit aimed at promoting peace and dialogue in the entire Middle East.

Benedict is scheduled to visit Lebanon Sept. 14-18. “My apostolic visit to Lebanon, and by extension to the Middle East as a whole, is placed under the sign of peace,” he said Sunday, addressing the faithful gathered at his summer residence outside Rome.

Pope Benedict To Visit Lebabon On Mideast Peace Quest

09/08/2012 - 20:00

 Pope Benedict XVI said he regards his upcoming trip to Lebanon as a visit aimed at promoting peace and dialogue in the entire Middle East.

Benedict is scheduled to visit Lebanon Sept. 14-18. “My apostolic visit to Lebanon, and by extension to the Middle East as a whole, is placed under the sign of peace,” he said Sunday, addressing the faithful gathered at his summer residence outside Rome.

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