Hizbullah Fighting Fellow Jihadists

(Wall Street Journal) Yaroslav Trofimov - Hizbullah today is almost exclusively battling against fellow jihadists, and is increasingly farther away from its Lebanese home turf in Syria's foreign battlefields. Portraits of Hizbullah "martyrs" adorn the roadsides across south Lebanon. Yet Hizbullah's allies say it can easily sustain the current pace of operations and casualties in Syria without losing the support of Lebanon's Shiite community.

2016-08-19 00:00:00

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