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Tensions escalate between Israel and Hezbollah in border region
Lebanese militant group appears to be trying new tactics to test Israel’s resolve

Bethan McKernan, Jerusalem correspondent

03, Aug, 2023 @3:59 AM

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‘We’re angry’: Israel tensions mount as army reservists threaten to refuse duty
Conflict over Netanyahu’s plans to overhaul judiciary is leading to new levels of civil disobedience – and potential security risks

Bethan McKernan in Jerusalem

29, Jul, 2023 @11:22 AM

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UK imposes sanctions on art collector accused of financing Hezbollah
Nazem Ahmad, who has owned works by Picasso and Warhol, suspected of laundering money for militant group

Daniel Boffey Chief reporter

18, Apr, 2023 @2:57 PM

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Shadow lands: inside the 14 April Guardian Weekly
Israel, Hezbollah and the spectre of war. Plus: the cost of the British crown.

Graham Snowdon

12, Apr, 2023 @8:00 AM

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Tensions run high across Israel after car ramming attack leaves tourist dead
Further violence feared after Arab-Israeli man drives his vehicle into busy city promenade following a West Bank shooting

Bethan McKernan in Jerusalem

08, Apr, 2023 @6:10 PM

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Hezbollah and Israel pull back from the brink – but spectre of conflict looms
The rocket attack that followed air strikes and mosque raids failed to provoke all-out war, but it must surely be inevitable

Martin Chulov Tyre, south Lebanon

08, Apr, 2023 @3:19 PM

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How are Israeli strikes on Lebanon linked to events in Jerusalem and Syria?
Israeli jets struck targets in Lebanon and Gaza on Friday following rocket attacks on Thursday

Martin Chulov Middle East correspondent

07, Apr, 2023 @12:37 PM

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Beirut explosion inquiry in chaos as judges row and suspects released
Sudden restart of investigation sets off developments leaving doubts justice for victims will be delivered

Martin Chulov in Beirut

25, Jan, 2023 @6:41 PM

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Israel risks crossing Hezbollah ‘red line’ as it prepares to connect to disputed gas field
The Karish maritime reservoir, part of which is claimed by Lebanon, is estimated to hold 2-3tn cubic feet of natural gas

Bethan McKernan in Jerusalem

20, Sep, 2022 @4:00 AM

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Lebanese town stays silent on Salman Rushdie’s alleged attacker
In Yaroun, where Hadi Matar is thought to have spent several summers, locals are keeping their heads down

Martin Chulov in Yaroun, south Lebanon

16, Aug, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Australia lists neo-Nazi group The Base and Hezbollah as terrorist organisations
Home affairs minister Karen Andrews updates terror list, making membership of either group a crime

Daniel Hurst

24, Nov, 2021 @3:33 AM

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Fraught calm follows Beirut’s worst day of sectarian violence in decade
World leaders appeal for peace in Lebanese capital as militia groups prepare to bury dead

Martin Chulov in Beirut

15, Oct, 2021 @4:04 PM

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