The leader of Hezbollah said on Friday that Washington was seeking to open channels of communication despite ramping up sanctions against the Lebanese group.

U.S. President Donald “Trump’s administration is seeking to open channels of communication to Hezbollah in Lebanon through mediators. … These are the American pragmatists,” Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said in an interview with Hezbollah’s al-Manar TV without elaborating.

There was no immediate comment from the U.S. State Department on the assertion.

The U.S. Treasury added three Hezbollah figures to its sanctions list, including two Lebanese MPs and a security official.

The move widens a U.S. campaign that since 2017 has designated 50 people and entities linked to Hebzollah, which Washington classifies as a “terrorist” organization.

Nasrallah called the new sanctions “an honor” that came as “part of the ongoing battle” against Hezbollah and its allies.

“What’s new is the affront to the Lebanese state,” Nasrallah said.

“At the end of the day, Hezbollah is an important part of the country. The Lebanese government will tell the Americans, as it has before, that these are a part we can not ignore.”

A U.S. State Department official said on Tuesday that the message was that the rest of the Lebanese government “needs to sever its dealings” with these officials.

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri said on Wednesday that the sanctions moved in a “new direction,” but would not affect government work.

 

Source: Reuters

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Hezbollah now striking mighty fear into Satan’s chosen children of zion and stands ready at any time to kick the Khazar imposters in their tiny matzo b***s.

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?????????????? When Pompeo will have finished, either Nasrallah will flee to Qatar, or Lebanon will have to eat grass… Satan’s chosen children are the mujahideen. Do you know that Sheitan is an Hebrew word? This simply mean “enemy”, so, all enemies of the Jews are “Sheitan”. You’re a Sheitan! Hezbollah striking mighty fear? Let me laugh! With a 9mph, 209° wind, if you surface-blast a single W59 (1 megaton) on Aytit, you can evacuate ALL Lebanon, except the areas close to the Israeli border not touched by the blast. BTW, you also evacuate Homs, Hama, and even up to Jarjanaz… Read more »

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OK genius I shall explain it to you simply. If such an event were to occur then I ran would Fire at minimum 100 missiles again I will reiterate this is a minimum number That would create city sized craters in all of the population centers of Israel that cannot be intercepted due to their high number and inept ability Of the missile interception systems that The Israelis are relying on. Not a couple minutes of discomfort that leads to death but literally hundreds of thousands dead upon impact. There is no solution or prevention whatsoever because the missile defense… Read more »

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You should try to write in paragraph! You’re worst than Emile Zola when he did phrases that lasted for 4 full pages. +++ “If such an event were to occur then I ran would Fire at minimum 100 missiles again I will reiterate this is a minimum number That would create city sized craters in all of the population centers of Israel that cannot be intercepted due to their high number and inept ability Of the missile interception systems that The Israelis are relying on” => 1.) The Dimona super-radar detects missiles launches from Iran (and even further). It will… Read more »

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+++ “The sunnies of Lebanon As well as the maronites and catholics Work on behalf of Israel in Lebanon against the resistance. They have connections to Western Europe and the Gulf countries. Even with only half of Lebanon resisting Israel Israel has been unable to annex even a single village” => And actually they didn’t intended to! Why did they intervened in Lebanon? Simple! Moronic Lebanese govt, just after the Black September events in Jordan, when Arafat tried to overthrown king Hussein, which massacred 27,000 Palis until Arafat accepted to pull out, well, these idiots in Lebanon nonetheless accepted to… Read more »

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+++ “But keep dreaming about genocide.” >>> I’m not dreaming about genocide, moron! Who has in its constitution/manifesto/charter the destruction of the state of Israel [aand its population]? Aren’t them called Iran, Hezbollocks and Hamas? I just explain the consequences them and all the idiots in the region may/would face, because you punks have a hard on every time Nazirallah or the ayatoilet say they will wipe-out Israel, but these Nazislamists are as mindfücked as ISIS dreaming about such a shït : As for now, I’m the only person on this fücking site having ever proposed a solution to stabilise… Read more »

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Palestinian refugees continue to protest the Lebanese Ministry of Labor’s unfair decisions against them.
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