hizballah hizballah

Definition(s):

  • (n) a Shiite terrorist organization with strong ties to Iran; seeks to create an Iranian fundamentalist Islamic state in Lebanon; car bombs are the signature weapon

News

  • Car Bomb Rocks Beirut on First Day of Ramadan

    A blast at a Hizballah stronghold injured at least 53 people as the effects of Syria's bloody civil war reverberate through the region
    on July 9, 2013     Source: Time Magazine

Quotes

  1. "What is clear is that there have been new explosive devices used, not just against British troops, but elsewhere in Iraq. The particular nature of those devices lead us either to Iranian elements or to Hizballah, because they are similar to devices...
    on Oct 6, 2005 By: Tony Blair Source: RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

  2. Bush said that his patience with Assad had run out "a long time ago" because Assad "houses Hamas, he facilitates Hizballah, suiciders go from his country to Iraq, and he destabilizes Lebanon."
    on Jan 8, 2008 By: President Bush Source: CNSNews.com

  3. "We will not blink in front of Hizballah and we will not stop the offensive despite the difficult circumstances. It is the right thing to do," Olmert told Israeli ministers.
    on Jul 30, 2006 By: Ehud Olmert Source: TIME

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