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Noun1.Hizbullah - a Shiite terrorist organization with strong ties to Iran; seeks to create an Iranian fundamentalist Islamic state in Lebanon; car bombs are the signature weapon
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
Lebanese Republic, Lebanon - an Asian republic at east end of Mediterranean
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Hizbullah today revealed the dealings he had with Easter attacks mastermind Zahran Hashim in 2015.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her interior minister, Horst Seehofer, ignored an urgent plea from the country's tiny Jewish community to outlaw the terrorist organization Hizbullah amid a shocking climate of anti-Semitism.
For a third round in a week, the US Treasury on May 17-27 issued new sanctions on Iran and its Lebanese militia unit Hizbullah. This targeted a major financier and a cousin of Hizbullah chief Hassan Nasrullah, whose heavily armed group operates in Lebanon, Syria and other Arab countries, as well as Iranian airlines including Iran's presidential aircraft.
NNA - "Hizbullah" denied the rumors about attacks between Hizbullah and the Syrian army and others between Hizbullah and its allied factions, a statement issued by Hizbullah said on Saturday The statement described the rumors as invented lies regarding the field situation in Syria, denying also what they mentioned about the killing of members of Hizbullah in Syrian planes raids against Hizbullah sites on the Syrian territories.
Keen watchers of the IRGC, QF, Hizbullah and Assad's Alawite dictatorship have been keeping their eyes open on every move by these actors since the Jan.
Israel deny accusations that it was behind the assassination of a top Hizbullah commander and warned the Lebanese Shiite movement against any attack.
One of the targets of the PKK is the Kurdish Hizbullah.
A report published by the daily AN NAHAR Monday said that the militant Shiite Hizbullah Party is currently engaged in "an open war with America's Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)." The war has taken a new twist after the Iranian-and Syrian-backed party revealed that the CIA was using the heavily fortified U.S.
Summary: BEIRUT: The US has targeted a network of West African businesses it suspected of funding Hizbullah, imposing financial sanctions against two Lebanese brothers and several listed companies.
Summary: Lebanon's Hizbullah group said that Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah has been re-elected as its leader for a sixth term.
The Israelis call it the "Dahiyeh Doctrine"--all-out, no-holds-barred warfare intended to demolish Hizbullah and, if necessary, devastate Lebanon as well.