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Timeline of blasts in Lebanon

Here is a timeline of some blasts in Lebanon since former Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri was assassinated on Feb. 14, 2005

hezbollah - The Hindu
2:49pm PDT - August 4th, 2020

HRW chief jumps to blame Hezbollah for devastating Beirut blasts – and backpedals immediately

Human Rights Watch head Kenneth Roth was quick to join a social media chorus blaming Hezbollah for deadly explosions in Beirut on Tuesday. Perhaps realizing the claim lacked a shred of evidence, he soon deleted it. Read Full Article at RT.com

hezbollah - RT
2:02pm PDT - August 4th, 2020

Lebanon's Hezbollah calls for national unity in face of catastrophe after blast - Reuters

Lebanon's powerful Hezbollah movement said all of the country's political powers must to overcome the "painful catastrophe" unite after a massive explosion rocked Beirut on Tuesday.

hezbollah - Reuters
1:55pm PDT - August 4th, 2020

Lebanon's Hezbollah calls for national unity in face of catastrophe after blast - Reuters UK

Lebanon's powerful Hezbollah movement said all of the country's political powers must to overcome the "painful catastrophe" unite after a massive explosion rocked Beirut on Tuesday.

hezbollah - Reuters
1:29pm PDT - August 4th, 2020

Timeline: Bombings in Lebanon - Reuters.com

A huge explosion near the center of Beirut killed at least 10 people, injured hundreds and sent shockwaves across the Lebanese capital on Tuesday, shattering windows and causing apartment balconies to collapse, witnesses and security sources said.

hezbollah - Reuters
11:59am PDT - August 4th, 2020

MASSIVE EXPLOSIONS ROCK BEIRUT

BEIRUT (AP) — A massive explosion rocked downtown Beirut on Tuesday, flattening much of the port, damaging buildings and blowing out windows and doors as a giant mushroom cloud rose above the...

hezbollah - Associated Press
11:34am PDT - August 4th, 2020

Israel's Netanyahu warns Hezbollah after Syria attack

Israeli army says air raids in southern Syria were a response to an attempt to lay explosives in occupied Golan Heights.

hezbollah - Al Jazeera English
10:24am PDT - August 4th, 2020

Beirut rocked by massive blast, no immediate reports of casualties

A massive explosion shook Lebanon's capital Beirut on Tuesday, but there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.

hezbollah - CBC News
9:01am PDT - August 4th, 2020

Factbox: Background on Lebanon's Hezbollah - Reuters UK

Four suspects belonging to Lebanon's armed Shi'ite Hezbollah group have been tried in absentia by the U.N.-backed Special Tribunal for Lebanon for the 2005 murder of former Sunni Muslim prime minister Rafik al Hariri. The verdict is due on Friday.

hezbollah - Reuters
3:14am PDT - August 4th, 2020

Factbox: Background on Lebanon's Hezbollah - Reuters Africa

Four suspects belonging to Lebanon's armed Shi'ite Hezbollah group have been tried in absentia by the U.N.-backed Special Tribunal for Lebanon for the 2005 murder of former Sunni Muslim prime minister Rafik al Hariri. The verdict is due on Friday.

hezbollah - Reuters
3:11am PDT - August 4th, 2020

Israel army says it attacked military posts in southwest Syria

Israeli military describes attacks as retaliation for an attempted bombing of the border fence by an enemy squad.

hezbollah - Al Jazeera English
2:07am PDT - August 4th, 2020

Factbox: The assassination of Lebanon's Hariri and its aftermath - Reuters

Lebanon's Rafik al-Hariri was assassinated in 2005. Here are some details about him, his death, and its impact ahead of a verdict by a U.N. backed tribunal on Friday:

hezbollah - Reuters
11:19pm PDT - August 3rd, 2020

Crisis-weary Lebanon braces for Hariri tribunal verdict - Reuters

Fifteen years after a truck bomb killed Lebanon's former Sunni leader Rafik al-Hariri in Beirut, triggering regional upheaval, a U.N.-backed court trying four suspects from Shi'ite Hezbollah delivers a verdict on Friday that could shake the country again.

hezbollah - Reuters
11:05pm PDT - August 3rd, 2020

Israel strikes Syrian army bases after Golan Heights attack

The IDF confirmed the strikes were in retaliation against an attempted bombing in Golan Heights.

hezbollah - BBC News
5:30pm PDT - August 3rd, 2020

Lebanese foreign minister quits over lack of reform as crisis spirals - Reuters India

Lebanese Foreign Minister Nassif Hitti resigned on Monday, blaming a lack of political will to enact reforms to halt a financial meltdown which he warned could turn Lebanon into a failed state.

hezbollah - Reuters
5:09am PDT - August 3rd, 2020

Israel army hits squad 'placing explosives' along Syria frontier

Israel says its soldiers spotted four people near a frontier outpost overnight and destroyed them with air support.

hezbollah - Al Jazeera English
1:27am PDT - August 3rd, 2020

Israeli army says hits squad placing explosives along Syria frontier - Reuters India

The Israeli army on Monday said it had fired at and hit a group of militants placing explosives along the border fence with Syria on the Golan Heights.

hezbollah - Reuters
8:03pm PDT - August 2nd, 2020

Israeli army says hits squad placing explosives along Syria frontier - Reuters

The Israeli army on Monday said it had fired at and hit a group of militants placing explosives along the border fence with Syria on the Golan Heights.

hezbollah - Reuters
3:25pm PDT - August 2nd, 2020

After south Lebanon flare-up, more questions than answers

Conflicting narratives, lack of evidence leaves much about Monday's escalation between Hezbollah and Israel unclear.

hezbollah - Al Jazeera English
8:09am PDT - July 28th, 2020

Lebanon accuses Israel of 'escalation' at border | Reuters Video - Reuters UK

Lebanese Prime Minister Hassan Diab is saying that Israeli artillery shelling had violated his country's sovereignty with a "dangerous military escalation," a day after Israel said it thwarted an attempt by Hezbollah to infiltrate its border. Adam Reed repor…

hezbollah - Reuters
6:10am PDT - July 28th, 2020

Lebanese PM urges caution amid heightened border tensions with Israel - Reuters

Lebanon's Prime Minister Hassan Diab said on Tuesday that Israel had violated his country's sovereignty with a "dangerous military escalation" along the Israeli-Lebanese frontier on Monday and called for caution amid heightened border tensions.

hezbollah - Reuters
12:34am PDT - July 28th, 2020

Israel says Hezbollah tried to infiltrate frontier, and warns against 'playing with fire' - Reuters

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Hezbollah carried out an infiltration attempt along the Lebanese-Israeli frontier on Monday, disputing the Iranian-backed Shi'ite group's denial that it had done so.

hezbollah - Reuters
11:04am PDT - July 27th, 2020

Hezbollah fighters battle Israeli troops on northern frontier

Tensions high in northern Israel, days after Hezbollah fighter killed in apparent Israeli air strike in Syria.

hezbollah - Al Jazeera English
10:17am PDT - July 27th, 2020

Lebanon's Hezbollah denies infiltration attempt or clashes near Lebanese frontier - Reuters

The Iran-backed Lebanese Shi'ite group Hezbollah on Monday denied its forces had tried to infiltrate the Lebanese-Israeli frontier or that it had engaged in clashes in the disputed Shebaa Farms area.

hezbollah - Reuters
9:44am PDT - July 27th, 2020

Exchange of fire near Israel-Lebanon border - Reuters

Hezbollah carried out an operation against the Israeli military on Monday at the Lebanon-Israel border, Lebanese sources familiar with the operation said. Francis Maguire reports.

hezbollah - Reuters
9:43am PDT - July 27th, 2020