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ISRAEL - SYRIA - LEBANON
Israel at war with Syria: Damascus missile defense system targeted
Avigdor Lieberman threatens to destroy the Damascus defenses, in response to the launch of the ground-to-air missiles at an Israeli fighter jet. Air raids targeted weapons convoys destined for the Lebanese Shiite movement Hezbollah. Israel's army chief: "In the light" of the events in Syria and Lebanon, ready "for any kind of scenario."
13/05/2016 09:17:00 SYRIA-LEBANON-ISRAEL
Israel blamed with killing Hezbollah military commander in Syria.
Mustafa Badreddine died in a "great explosion". Some speak of an Israeli raid on Damascus airport. Badreddine under US sanctions for his support for Assad and accused of being one of the architects of Rafic Hariri's death. He was also implicated in the attack on the US base in Beirut in 1983.
Lebanese national dialogue conference: a "pastime" or a way out of the crisis?
As at the meeting organized two years ago by Berry, the heart of the matter is "security", which specifically means the weapons of Hezbollah. But there are some who see all of this as a way of wasting time in anticipation of the decisive elections next spring.
17/07/2006 LEBANON ISRAEL G8 UNITED NATIONS
UN calls for ceasefire and international peace force
G8 countries condemn extremists, asserting need for a political solution. Air strikes and missile launches continue as Israeli ground forces cross the border into Lebanon.
23/09/2006 LEBANON ISRAEL
Negative reactions to Nasrallah's words at victory rally
Israelis and Lebanese analysts give their initial reactions to the speech of the Hezbollah leader, who yesterday celebrated the "divine victory" over the state of Israel before thousands of supporters.
04/08/2006 LEBANON ISRAEL
South Beirut bombed again, Hezbollah threatens rockets against Tel Aviv
However the Shiite leader did say he was open to stop hostilities if Israel was prepared to halt its attacks against Lebanon. But the Jewish state charged him with trying to checkmate it. A UN resolution on a truce and the dispatch of an international force is expected between today and tomorrow.
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