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Hezbollah says it has doubled its arsenal of guided missiles


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Hezbollah member sentenced to life in Hariri assassination


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Hezbollah member sentenced to life in Hariri assassination


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Hezbollah member sentenced to life in Hariri assassination


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Hezbollah rejects charges against caretaker PM in port blast


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Lebanon’s Hezbollah sues PM’s brother over blast accusation


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Lebanon’s Hezbollah suing those accusing it of port blast


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Exclusive: How Lebanon's Hariri defied Hezbollah

Exclusive: How Lebanon's Hariri defied HezbollahAfter hitting a dead end in efforts to defuse the crisis sweeping Lebanon, Saad al-Hariri informed a top Hezbollah official on Monday he had no choice but to quit as prime minister in defiance of the powerful Shi’ite group. The decision by the Sunni leader shocked Hussein al-Khalil, political advisor to Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, who advised him against giving in to protesters who wanted to see his coalition government toppled. The meeting described to Reuters by four senior sources from outside Hariri’s Future Party captures a critical moment in the crisis that has swept Lebanon for the last two weeks as Hariri yielded to the massive street protests against the ruling elite.



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The Latest: Hezbollah chief asks supporters to exit protests

The Latest: Hezbollah chief asks supporters to exit protestsThe leader of Lebanon’s militant Hezbollah has called on his supporters to leave anti-government protests to avoid friction and seek dialogue instead. Hassan Nasrallah spoke Friday shortly after his supporters clashed with protesters in central Beirut, rejecting that demonstrators equate him with corrupt politicians.



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Lebanon's Hezbollah under rare street pressure

Lebanon's Hezbollah under rare street pressureWhen mass anti-government protests engulfed Lebanon, a taboo was broken as strongholds of the Shiite Hezbollah movement saw rare demonstrations criticising the party and revered leader Hassan Nasrallah. This shattered the myth of absolute acquiesence among Hezbollah’s popular base, baffling even those who hail from the movement’s strongholds. “No one ever expected that in any of these areas in south Lebanon we would hear a single word against Nasrallah,” or Amal Movement leader Nabih Berri, said Sara, a 32-year-old activist who participated in protests in the southern city of Nabatiyeh.



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