Lebanon

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  • Jafari: ‘Tough response’ awaits abductors of Iranian forces 2019-03-18 01:21

    The entire occupied lands within range of Hezbollah missiles: IRGC chief 

    TEHRAN – The commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps has said that Lebanon’s Hezbollah movement possesses missiles with a range that covers the entire Palestinian territories occupied by Israel.

  • سید حسن نصرالله و ظریف 2019-02-12 20:26

    Hezbollah chief says multidimensional victories owing to Iran

    TEHRAN – The Lebanese Hezbollah leader has thanked Iran for its support, which “have led to victories in various fields.”

  • zarif 2019-02-11 20:43

    Zarif: Iran waits Lebanon to accept its military assistance

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Sunday that Iran is waiting for Lebanon to show a desire to accept Tehran’s past offers of military assistance.

  • At least 8 Arab League members support Syria's return to organization 2019-02-05 14:50

    At least 8 Arab League members support Syria's return to organization: source

    BRUSSELS - Lebanon, Algeria, Iraq, Tunisia, Egypt, Sudan,Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates would welcome Syria returning to the Arab League, a source in Brussels told Sputnik Tuesday.

  • Tehran welcomes formation of new Lebanese government 2019-02-01 21:05

    Tehran welcomes formation of new Lebanese government

    TEHRAN – Tehran has welcomed formation of new government in Lebanon, expressing hope it will strengthen friendship among Lebanese parties and prepare the ground for further development of the country. 

  • Iranian handicrafts on show in Beirut 2018-12-22 20:28

    Iranian handicrafts on show in Beirut

    TEHRAN – An exhibition of Iranian handicrafts has opened its doors to the public in Beirut, Lebanon.

  • UN peacekeepers patrol the border with Israel near the village of Kfar Kila, Lebanon on December 4 [Ali Hashisho/Reuters] 2018-12-04 12:36

    Israel says launches operation to ‘cut off’ Hezbollah infiltration tunnels

    The Israeli occupation army claimed Tuesday it had “detected” Hezbollah tunnels infiltrating the occupied territories from Lebanon and had launched an operation to “cut them off”.

  • Iranian handicrafts to go on show in Beirut 2018-11-29 02:03

    Iranian handicrafts to go on show in Beirut

    TEHRAN – Iran’s cultural heritage body is going to launch a handicrafts exhibit in Beirut in late Iranian calendar month of Azar (mid-December).

  • Hezbollah’s Culture of martyrdom 2018-11-10 09:31

    Sonduos Al-assad

    Hezbollah’s Culture of martyrdom

    BEIRUT - Annually, Lebanon’s Hezbollah resistance marks the Martyr’s Day, on the 11th of November. A martyr, who sacrifices his life to safeguard his homeland’s causes, sovereignty and freedom; deserves to be celebrated every day and every moment. Hezbollah’s pervasive culture of martyrdom has sustained since its establishment, in the 19880s, in the aftermath of the Zionist occupation of the Lebanese south.

  • Doha rejects claim Iran sending arms to Lebanon via Qatar 2018-10-22 21:29

    Doha rejects claim Iran sending arms to Lebanon via Qatar

    TEHRAN – The Qatari Transport Ministry on Sunday strongly rejected a Fox News report that Iran has smuggled weapons via the country’s airspace to Lebanon, Fars reported.

  • کشتی بانوان 2018-09-23 15:49

    Iran win Women Classic International Tournament

    TEHRAN – The Iranian women wrestling team made history by winning the First International Tournament Women Classic Style on Sunday.

  • عزاداری روز عاشورا در بحرین 2018-09-21 23:17

    Love of Hussein unites us

    TEHRAN – Muslims around the globe held massive mourning ceremonies on Thursday, the day of Ashura, to commemorate the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (AS) and his companions.

  • Lebanon’s Civil Aviation denies report of Iran arms smuggling 2018-09-05 21:14

    Lebanon’s Civil Aviation denies report of Iran arms smuggling

    TEHRAN – The Directorate General of Lebanon’s Civil Aviation on Tuesday denied a report by Fox News claiming that an Iranian civil aviation company had been smuggling weapons into Lebanon through Beirut airport.

  • Iran rejects claims of sending missiles to Lebanon 2018-09-04 21:12

    Iran rejects claims of sending missiles to Lebanon

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi on Tuesday rejected a report by Fox News that accused Iran of smuggling arms into Lebanon.

  • Zarif felicitates Lebanon on defeating Israel in the 2006 war 2018-08-14 20:19

    Zarif felicitates Lebanon on defeating Israel in the 2006 war

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Tuesday congratulated the Lebanese over their military victory over the invading Israeli army in 2006, known as the 33-day war.

  • دیدار جانبازان حزب الله با رهبر انقلاب 2018-07-13 21:30

    Leader receives Lebanese Hezbollah war veterans

    TEHRAN – Ahead of the anniversary of Israel’s 33-day war against Lebanon, a group of disabled and injured veterans from the Lebanese Hezbollah resistance movement met with Leader of the Islamic Revolution late on Thursday.

  • Iranian diplomats 1 2018-07-08 11:34

    Lebanon figures want clarity on kidnapped Iranian diplomats

    TEHRAN – Lebanese political figures have called for more serious efforts on the side of their government as well as the United Nations in pursuing the case of four Iranian diplomats kidnapped in northern Lebanon in 1982.

  • Firouznia named Iran’s new ambassador to Beirut 2018-07-01 09:46

    Firouznia named Iran’s new ambassador to Beirut

    TEHRAN – Mohammad-Jalal Firouznia has been named as Iran’s ambassador to Lebanon, replacing Mohamad Fathali, whose tenure has come to an end.

  • سفر سردار حاج قاسم سلیمانی به شیراز 2018-06-11 21:42

    Iran’s Soleimani says Saudis interfered in Lebanese elections

    TEHRAN - General Qassem Soleimani, the commander of the IRGC Quds Force, said on Monday that Saudis attempted to interfere in Lebanon’s May elections.

  • Hariri and bin Salman 2018-06-11 12:06

    By Ramin Hossein Abadian

    What does Saudi Arabia want from Lebanon?

    TEHRAN - Al Akhbar, a daily Arabic language newspaper, announced the imminent visit of Sa'd al-Hariri, the Lebanese prime minister to Riyadh. The trip was set for earlier time, but was postponed for unspecified reasons. Riyadh's Saudi charge d’affair Wahid al-Bukhari was in Lebanon the other day, but it remains unclear whether his trip has anything to do with Hariri's.

  • Rouhani felicitates Lebanon on Liberation Day 2018-05-28 03:26

    Rouhani felicitates Lebanon on Liberation Day

    TEHRAN – On Sunday, President Hassan Rouhani sent a message to his Lebanese counterpart offering congratulations on Liberation Day.

  • Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah 2018-05-26 10:46

    By Ramin Hossein Abadian

    Hezbollah's rising power is fomenting panic among the Zionists

    TEHRAN - For a long time, the threats of the Zionist regime have intensified against the resistance axis in the Mideast, especially against Hezbollah in Lebanon.

  • Rouhani receives credentials of five ambassadors 2018-05-15 20:08

    Rouhani receives credentials of five ambassadors

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday separately received credentials of the new ambassadors of Lebanon, New Zealand, Estonia, Nepal and Latvia.

  • ‘Tehran backs sustainable security in Lebanon’ 2018-04-09 12:13

    ‘Tehran backs sustainable security in Lebanon’

    TEHRAN – The Foreign Ministry has rejected claims by a local newspaper criticizing Tehran’s role in Lebanon, saying the Islamic Republic has always supported lasting stability and security in Lebanon.

  • New Lebanese ambassador meets Zarif 2018-03-11 07:44

    New Lebanese ambassador meets Zarif

    TEHRAN – The new Lebanese ambassador to Iran submitted a copy of his credentials to Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Saturday.

  • نصرالله 2018-01-19 19:24

    Nasrallah: Security impossible without martyrs

    Hezbollah Secretary-General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah gave a televised address at a memorial ceremony Friday and addressed regional developments and security.

  • Mazhari 2018-01-03 10:24

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    What makes Iran stronger than Saudi Arabia?

    TEHRAN - After the return of economic prosperity in Lebanon, Saad Hariri declared his resignation in Saudi Arabia, citing Iranian influence across the region and claiming he feared the same fate as his assassinated father if he remained leader. That was the spark that ignited the fire of war against Iran and served to remind the Lebanese of their civil war in which many lives were lost. Subsequently Hariri suspended his resignation after two weeks which prompted many questions and suspicion.

  • Naim Qassem 2017-12-10 10:46

    By Somayeh Khomarbaghi

    Disarmament of Hezbollah out of agenda in Lebanon: Naim Qassem

    TEHRAN- On the sidelines of the 31st International Islamic Unity Conference in Tehran, Sheikh Naim Qassem, the Deputy Secretary of Hezbollah told Mehr news correspondent that nobody in Lebanon talks about disarmament of Hezbollah in the current situation, adding Hariri’s return to power has improved the political stability in Lebanon.

  • Saudi Arabia 2017-11-26 04:00

    By Wayne Madsen

    Saudi-Israeli-Kushner plot to kidnap Lebanon’s PM and start a war

    The internal coup against rival members of the House of Saud engineered by Donald Trump’s “special envoy” Jared Kushner and the Binyamin Netanyahu government in Israel in concert with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (MBS) has now extended beyond Saudi Arabia’s borders into Lebanon and the United Arab Emirates.

  • Arab League 2017-11-20 20:49

    Iran says Arab League statement is ‘all lies and distortions’

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Foreign Ministry has slammed Saudi Arabia for walking on the footsteps of the Zionist regime and called the Arab League’s anti-Iran statement “worthless” which is full of “lies and distortions”.