lebanon assassination

Arab Media: Western intelligence warned Hariri of death plot

The prime minister announced his shock resignation on Saturday citing a plot to kill him.

By REUTERS
05/11/2017
UNWRA
Renewed fighting in Lebanese Palestinian refugee camp kills one

Ain al-Hilweh camp, near the southern Lebanese coastal city of Sidon, has regularly seen factional disputes spiral into deadly violence.

By REUTERS
02/04/2016
Samir Kuntar, the Lebanese Druse terrorist who served almost 30 years in an Israeli jail
Analysis: Kuntar killed for future plot rather than past attack

The strike underscores Israel’s commitment to maintain full operational freedom and disrupt imminent threats to its security.

Palestinian militants
Palestinian Colonel shot dead in Lebanese refugee camp

Ourdouni, leader of Fatah's branch in the largest refugee camp in Lebanon, survived previous attempts on his life, but it is unclear if his death is linked to past conflicts or violence from Syria.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
26/07/2015
Lebanese Army soliders take position near store front
Nusra Front: ISIS planning attack in northern Lebanon

Islamic State sleeper cells in Lebanon would allegedly be called into action against the Lebanese army

Former Lebanese prime minister Saad Hariri
Former Lebanon PM condemns 'insanity' brought onto Lebanon by Hezbollah

“Hezbollah's intervention in Syria is insanity and Hezbollah has brought this insanity to Lebanon.”

By JPOST.COM STAFF
15/02/2015
UNIFIL soldiers stand in front of snow-covered mountains in the Kfar Kila village near the border
'Hezbollah promised not to avenge Israeli attack from Lebanese soil'

“Whenever the response will come, Lebanon’s interest will be taken into account before anything,” a Hezbollah minister was quoted as saying by Kuwaiti daily "Al-Anbaa'."

By JPOST.COM STAFF
24/01/2015
An IDF soldier stands atop a tank near Alonei Habashan on the Golan Heights, close to the ceasefire
'Hezbollah will find it hard to show restraint after Golan attack,' top Israeli ex-general says

Israeli military officials are on high alert Monday in response to Hezbollah threats to respond to Sunday’s alleged IAF helicopter attack on a convoy which killed at least six senior operatives.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
19/01/2015
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