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
Lebanese Civil War
The Lebanese Civil War (Arabic: الحرب الأهلية اللبنانية‎ - Al-Ḥarb al-Ahliyyah al-Libnāniyyah) was a multifaceted civil war in Lebanon, lasting from 1975 to 1990 and resulting in an estimate...
Lebanese Civil War - Wikipedia
April 1983 U.S. Embassy bombing
The April 18, 1983 United States embassy bombing was a suicide bombing in Beirut, Lebanon, that killed 63 people, mostly embassy and CIA staff members, several soldiers and one Marine. 17 of the dead...
April 1983 U.S. Embassy bombing - Wikipedia
1983 Beirut barracks bombing
The Beirut Barracks Bombings (October 23, 1983, in Beirut, Lebanon) occurred during the Lebanese Civil War when two truck bombs struck separate buildings housing United States and French military forc...
1983 Beirut barracks bombing - Wikipedia
Taif Agreement
The Taif Agreement (Arabic: اتفاقية الطائف‎) (also the National Reconciliation Accord or Document of National Accord) was an agreement reached to provide "the basis for the ending of the civ...
Israeli violations of Lebanese territory
The Israeli–Lebanese conflict describes a series of related military clashes involving Israel, Lebanon and Syria, as well as various non-state militias acting from within Lebanon.The Palestine Liberat...
Israeli violations of Lebanese territory - Wikipedia
Lebanese prisoners in Israel
Lebanese prisoners in Israel have been a source of contention between Lebanon and Israel and were an issue in the 2006 Lebanon War. The number of such detainees is disputed. According to the Lebanese ...
2000-2006 Shebaa Farms conflict
The 2000–2006 Shebaa Farms conflict was a low level border conflict consisting of Hezbollah rocket and mortar attacks on the Israeli Defense Forces and IDF artillery barrages and air strikes in Southe...
2000-2006 Shebaa Farms conflict - Wikipedia
Al-Aqsa Intifada
The Second Intifada, also known as the Al-Aqsa Intifada (Arabic: انتفاضة الأقصى‎ Intifāḍat al-ʾAqṣā; Hebrew: אינתיפאדת אל-אקצה‎ Intifādat El-Aqtzah), was the second Palestinian uprisin...
Al-Aqsa Intifada - Wikipedia
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1559
United Nations Security Council resolution 1559, adopted on 2 September 2004, after recalling resolutions 425 (1978), 426 (1978), 520 (1982) and 1553 (2004) on the situation in Lebanon, the Council su...
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1559 - Wikipedia
2006 Israel-Lebanon conflict
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...
2006 Israel-Lebanon conflict - Wikipedia
Cedar Revolution
The Cedar Revolution (Arabic: ثورة الأرز - thawrat al-arz) or Independence Intifada (Arabic: انتفاضة الاستقلال- intifāḍat al-istiqlāl) was a chain of demonstrations in Lebanon (especially in the cap...
Cedar Revolution - Wikipedia
Lebanese general election, 2005
The 2005 Lebanese General Elections were the second elections in thirty years without a Syrian military or intelligence presence in Lebanon. These elections were the first in Lebanese history to be wo...
Lebanese general election, 2005 - Wikipedia
2008 unrest in Lebanon
The 2008 conflict in Lebanon began on May 7, after Lebanon's 17-month-long political crisis spiraled out of control. The fighting was sparked by a government move to shut down Hezbollah's telecommunic...
2008 unrest in Lebanon - Wikipedia
Military and economic aid in the 2006 Lebanon War
Foreign involvement in the 2006 Lebanon War refers to the supply of military aid to combatants during the course of the 2006 Lebanon War, which has been an important aspect of both the hostilities and...
Military and economic aid in the 2006 Lebanon War - Wikipedia
Position of Lebanon in the 2006 Lebanon War
Lebanon's position in the 2006 Israel–Lebanon conflict from the start was to disavow the Hezbollah shelling and raid on 12 July, while calling for an immediate ceasefire and the withdrawal of all Isra...
Position of Lebanon in the 2006 Lebanon War - Wikipedia
Khiam detention center
The Khiam Detention Center, located near Khiam, Lebanon, was a French army barracks complex originally built in the 1930s. It became a base for the Lebanese army before falling under control of the So...
Khiam detention center - Wikipedia
International Solidarity Movement
The International Solidarity Movement (ISM) is an organization focused on assisting the Palestinian cause in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. ISM is dedicated to the use nonviolent protests and metho...
International Solidarity Movement - Wikipedia
2006 Lebanon War photographs controversies
The 2006 Lebanon War photographs controversies (also referred to as 'Hizbollywood' or 'Hezbollywood') refers to instances of photojournalism from the 2006 Lebanon War that misrepresented scenes of dea...
Palestinian casualties of war
Casualties suffered by Palestinians in war:Note: Article is not comprehensive. Some records of Palestinian casualties are under dispute.The criteria used for this article: Casualties inflicted by war ...
Palestinian casualties of war - Wikipedia
Adnan Hajj photographs controversy
The Adnan Hajj photographs controversy (also called Reutersgate) involves digitally manipulated photographs taken by Adnan Hajj, a Lebanese freelance photographer based in the Middle East, who had wor...
Adnan Hajj photographs controversy - Wikipedia
Israel-Lebanon conflict
The Israeli–Lebanese conflict describes a series of related military clashes involving Israel, Lebanon and Syria, as well as various non-state militias acting from within Lebanon.The Palestine Liberat...
Israel-Lebanon conflict - Wikipedia
Timeline of Military Operations in the 2006 Lebanon War
This is a timeline of Military operations of the 2006 Lebanon War.
The conflict began on July 12 when 8 Israeli soldiers were killed and a further two were captured during a cross-border attack. A...
Timeline of Military Operations in the 2006 Lebanon War - Wikipedia
1982 Lebanon War
The 1982 Lebanon War (Arabic: الاجتياح‎, Al-ijtiyāḥ, "the invasion"), (Hebrew: מלחמת לבנון הראשונה‎, Milhemet Levanon Harishona, "the first Lebanon war"), called Operation Peace for Ga...
1982 Lebanon War - Wikipedia
October 2000 events
The October 2000 events were a series of protests in Arab villages in northern Israel in October 2000 that turned violent, escalating into rioting by Israeli Arabs, which led to counter-rioting by Isr...
Sabra and Shatila massacre
The Sabra and Shatila massacre was the killing of between 762 and 3,500 civilians, mostly Palestinians and Lebanese Shiites, by a militia close to the Kataeb Party, also called Phalange, a predominan...
Sabra and Shatila massacre - Wikipedia
International reactions to the 2006 Lebanon War
Reactions to the 2006 Lebanon War came from states on all continents, supranational bodies, individuals and international NGOs, as well as political lobbyists in the United States.
The Arab League...
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Siniora Plan
The Siniora Plan was the unofficial name of the 7-point truce plan for the 2006 Lebanon War (the July War) that was presented by Lebanon's Prime Minister Fuad Siniora at the 15-nation conference in Ro...
Siniora Plan - Wikipedia
Israel, Palestinians, and the United Nations
Issues relating to the State of Israel, the State of Palestine and other aspects of the Arab–Israeli conflict occupy repeated annual debate times, resolutions and resources at the United Nations. Sinc...
Israel, Palestinians, and the United Nations - Wikipedia
Israeli casualties of war
Israeli casualties of war, in addition to those of Israel's seven major wars, include 9,745 soldiers and security forces personnel killed in "miscellaneous engagements and terrorist attacks", which in...
Israeli casualties of war - Wikipedia