The Arab heads of state and monarchs treat the Palestinians poorly and subject them to discriminatory and apartheid laws.What has Palestinian leadership done to help its people in the Arab countries? Nothing.
While Lebanese banks are complying with US legislation that threatens to sanction international financial institutions that knowingly facilitate Hezbollah’s activities, Hezbollah Chief Hassan Nasrallah defiantly confirmed his terror organization is funded directly by Iran.
Israel plans to build a concrete wall tens of meters deep underground as well as above ground along the border with the Gaza Strip border to thwart attempts by the Hamas terror organization to dig tunnels into Israel which are then used to commit terror attacks against Israeli civilians.
Marking 10 years since the month-long 2006 war with Hezbollah, Israel's head of military intelligence, Maj. Gen. Herzi Halevi, said Wednesday at the 16th Herzliya Conference, that Israel is more prepared than ever and that Hezbollah would suffer greatly if it initiated another war.
In a statement to the US House Foreign Affairs Committee, Adam Szubin, the US Treasury Department’s acting under-secretary for terrorism and financial intelligence, claimed that the Hezbollah terror organization is in deep financial trouble.
The Hezbollah terror organization is digging tunnels from Lebanon into northern Israel, much like those dug by Hamas into southern Israel, the Lebanese daily Al-Safir, which is known for its support for Hezbollah, reported on Wednesday.
Last December, the US government passed the Hezbollah International Financing Prevention Act, which aims to sanction international financial institutions that knowingly facilitate Hezbollah’s activities. Now, Lebanese officials could be targeted as well.
Hezbollah has appointed Mustafa Mugniyeh to head its military wing. Mughniyeh is the son of previous military chief Imad Mughniyeh, who was killed in Damascus in 2008, and nephew of Mustafa Badreddine, killed last week in Syria.