Allegations of Iranian state terrorism
Since the declaration of the Islamic Republic of Iran in 1979, the government of Iran has been accused by the USA of funding, providing equipment, weapons, training and giving sanctuary to terrorists....
Allegations of Iranian state terrorism - Wikipedia
Hezbollah killing: Thousands mourn Badreddine at Beirut funeral
Thousands attend the funeral in Lebanon's capital, Beirut, of top Hezbollah military commander Mustafa Amine Badreddine, who was killed in Syria.
Islamic State Claims Responsibility For Beirut Suicide Bombings That Kill Dozens
Twin suicide bombings claimed by the Islamic State killed dozens of people and wounded more than 200 in Beirut on Thursday, raising fears of intensified attempts by the radical Sunni group to undermin...
Iran hostage crisis
The Iran hostage crisis, referred to within Iran in Persian as تسخیر لانه جاسوسی امریکا (literally "Conquest of the American Spy Den,"), was a diplomatic crisis between Iran and the United States. Fif...
Iran hostage crisis - Wikipedia
Hezbollah
Hezbollah (pronounced /ˌhɛzbəˈlɑː/; Arabic: حزب الله‎ Ḥizbu 'llāh, literally "Party of Allah" or "Party of God")—also transliterated Hizbullah, Hizballah, etc.—is a Shi'a Islamist militant g...
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Hezbollah killing: Thousands mourn Badreddine at Beirut funeral
Thousands attend the funeral in Lebanon's capital, Beirut, of top Hezbollah military commander Mustafa Amine Badreddine, who was killed in Syria.
Operation Eagle Claw
Operation Eagle Claw (or Operation Evening Light or Operation Rice Bowl) was a United States Armed Forces operation ordered by US President Jimmy Carter to attempt to end the Iran hostage crisis by re...
Operation Eagle Claw - Wikipedia
Funding of Hezbollah
The funding of Hezbollah partly occurs through donations. Lebanese Shias often make zakat contributions directly after prayers, leaving change in the two-handed Hezbollah collection tins. Also Hezboll...
History of Hezbollah

Hezbollah originated within the Shia block of Lebanon society. According to a United States Central Intelligence Agency estimate, Shias comprise 41 percent of Lebanon's population, predominating ...
History of Hezbollah - Wikipedia
Hezbollah military activities
Hezbollah has a military branch and is the sponsor of a number of lesser-known groups, some of which may be little more than fronts for Hezbollah itself. These groups include the Organization of the O...
Hezbollah military activities - Wikipedia
Ideology of Hezbollah
The ideology of Hezbollah is a Shia one. Hezbollah was largely formed with the aid of the Ayatollah Khomeini's followers in the early 1980s in order to spread Islamic revolution and follows a distinct...
Canadian Caper
The "Canadian Caper" was the popular name given to the joint covert rescue by the Canadian government and the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) of six American diplomats who had evaded capture during ...
Canadian Caper - Wikipedia
Iranian Revolution
The Iranian Revolution (also known as the Islamic Revolution or the 1979 Revolution; Persian: انقلاب اسلامی, Enghelābe Eslāmi or انقلاب بیست و دو بهمن) refers to events involving the overthrow of the ...
Iranian Revolution - Wikipedia
Operation Ajax
The 1953 Iranian coup d'état, known in Iran as the 28 Mordad coup, was the overthrow of the democratically elected Prime Minister of Iran Mohammad Mosaddegh on 19 August 1953, masterminded by the Unit...
Operation Ajax - Wikipedia
2000 Hezbollah cross-border raid
In the 2000 Hezbollah cross-border raid Hezbollah militants captured three IDF soldiers; Benny Avraham, Adi Avitan and Omar Sawaid, while they were patrolling the security fence along the border with ...
2000 Hezbollah cross-border raid - Wikipedia
Hezbollah political activities
Along with the Amal Movement, Hezbollah is one of the two main parties representing the Shia community, Lebanon's largest religious bloc. Amal has made a commitment to carrying out its activities thro...
Hezbollah political activities - Wikipedia
Operation Smokescreen
Operation Smokescreen was an American interagency counterterrorist operation to disrupt fundraising by Hezbollah, that took place in early 1995, ending in 2002. The operation involved the Sheriff's Of...
Hezbollah armed strength
In October 2006, Hezbollah claimed to have an arsenal of at least 33,000 rockets. The Pentagon believes that Hezbollah has a rocket arsenal of around 30.000. According to IranTracker, estimates of Hez...
Hezbollah armed strength - Wikipedia
Hezbollah foreign relations
The foreign relations of Hezbollah involve relations with other particularly Shia states, but also Sunni groups like those affiliated with the Palestinian cause; the group is also suggested to have op...
South Lebanon conflict (1982-2000)
The South Lebanon conflict (1985–2000) or the Security Zone conflict in Lebanon refers 15 years of warfare between the Israel Defense Forces and its Lebanese proxy militias and Lebanese Muslim guerri...
South Lebanon conflict (1982-2000) - Wikipedia
Islamic Resistance Support Organization
The Islamic Resistance Support Association (IRSO; Arabic: هيئة دعم المقاومة الاسلامية في لبنان‎ Hay'at Da'am al-Muqawama al-Islamiya fi Lubnan) is a charity used to raise funds for Hezbollah...
Lebanon hostage crisis
The Lebanon hostage crisis was the systematic kidnapping in Lebanon of 96 foreign hostages of 21 national origins—mostly American and western European — between 1982 and 1992. At least eight hostages ...
Lebanon hostage crisis - Wikipedia
Hezbollah social services
Hezbollah social services are social development programs, hospitals, news services, and educational facilities organized by the Lebanese paramilitary group, Hezbollah. Social services have a central...
2006 Lebanon War
The 2006 Lebanon War, also called the 2006 Israel–Hezbollah War and known in Lebanon as the July War (Arabic: حرب تموز‎, Ḥarb Tammūz) and in Israel as the Second Lebanon War (Hebrew: מלחמת ל...
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