Lebanon
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Hezbollah-Linked Gas Field Services Co. Sanctioned by U.S.

A Beirut-based gas field services company and its founder were designated by the U.S. Department of Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC).

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Tuesday, 09 October 2018
Syrian Oil Network Sanctioned by U.S.

Companies and individuals charged with facilitating oil trade for the Syrian government, including with the Islamic State (ISIS/IS), have been sanctioned by the U.S.

Monday, 10 September 2018
Freed Canadians in Syria Speak to Rebel-Embedded Commentator in Video

Jollie Bimbach and Sean Moor, two Canadians who were kidnapped in Syria and then freed, spoke to a rebel-embedded American commentator in a video about their experience.

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Tuesday, 06 February 2018
British Jihadist Lucas Kinney Calls on Former Fighters from Syrian Jihad to Resume Action, Muslims to Join

British jihadist Lucas Kinney (AKA Abu Basir al-Britani) appeared a video calling on former fighters to resume their role in the Syrian Jihad, and urging Muslims in the region to come and fight.

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Thursday, 01 February 2018
IS Reports 40 Hezbollah Fighters Killed in Latest Update on Ongoing Clashes in Western Qalamoun

In its latest update on the ongoing clashes in western Qalamoun, the Islamic State (IS) reported that it killed nearly 40 Hezbollah fighters.

Monday, 21 August 2017
IS Claims Killing Nearly 100 Lebanese Soldiers, Hezbollah Fighters Amidst Ongoing Clashes in Western Qalamoun

The Islamic State’s (IS) Damascus Province in Syria claimed killing nearly 100 Lebanese soldiers and Hezbollah fighters amidst clashes in western Qalamoun.

Sunday, 20 August 2017
'Amaq Reports 7 Lebanese Soldiers Killed in IS Suicide Bombing in Western Qalamoun

The Islamic State's (IS) 'Amaq News Agency reported that seven Lebanese soldiers were killed in a suicide bombing in western Qalamoun.

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Sunday, 20 August 2017
HTS News in Syria for July 27, 2017

Highlights: HTS engages in violent battles with Ahrar al-Sham in Idlib, takes control of the city and various cities and towns in the area; infighting draws adverse reactions and ends with ceasefire agreement between Ahrar al-Sham and HTS; HTS executes two IS members in Idlib; HTS claims killing over 200 in clashes with Iranian militias, Hezbollah in Western Qalamoun.

Thursday, 27 July 2017
HTS Claims Killing over 200 Hezbollah and Iranian Militia Forces in Western Qalamoun in the Course of Five Days

Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) claimed killing over 200 Hezbollah and Iranian militia forces and wounding over 250 in the past five days in fierce clashes in Western Qalamoun.

Wednesday, 26 July 2017
Brigades of Abdullah Azzam Incites Against Lebanese Army over Arsal Refugee Camp Raids

After nine months of inactivity, the Lebanon-based Brigades of Abdullah Azzam resumed issuing propaganda, publishing a statement inciting Sunnis in the country against the Lebanese army over its raids on Syrian refugee camps in Arsal.

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Wednesday, 12 July 2017
IS Photos Show Mortar Strike on Lebanese Army in Qaa Barrens

Damascus Province of the Islamic State (IS) in Syria published a photo report on fighters firing mortar shells at Lebanese military positions in the Qaa barrens in northeastern Lebanon.

Wednesday, 31 May 2017
French-Language Jihadi Chat Users Suggest Migration to Syria Via Jordan

Users on a Telegram French-language jihadist chat group discussed potential migration routes to Raqqa, Syria, suggesting traveling via Jordan.

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Wednesday, 17 May 2017
Hezbollah Transfers Funds through Western Union

Hezbollah is raising funds through social media and using Western Union for financial transfers.

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Thursday, 13 April 2017
Money Transfer Shops Raided for Wiring Funds to ISIS

Lebanese security forces in Beirut raided over a dozen money transfer shops allegedly wiring up to $20 million to Islamic State militants in Syria.

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Wednesday, 29 March 2017
Brigades of Abdullah Azzam Official Calls on People of Hauran to Break Siege on Darayya

Sirajuddin Zurayqat, an official in the Lebanon-based Brigades of Abdullah Azzam, called on the people of Hauran in southwestern Syria to break the regime's siege on the Damascus suburb Darayya.

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Thursday, 14 July 2016
Alleged Group "Battalions of Sheikh Ahmed al-Assir" Threatens to Shoot Down Iranian Military Planes in Video

An alleged Lebanon-based group calling itself the "Battalions of Sheikh Ahmed al-Assir" threatened Hezbollah and Iran in a video, and declared that it will target every Iranian plane carrying military gear. 

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Wednesday, 29 June 2016
NF Carries Surprise Attack on IS in Qalamoun

Nusra Front (NF), al-Qaeda’s branch in Syria, carried a “surprise attack” on Islamic State (IS) fighters near the Lebanese-Syrian border in Qalamoun.

Thursday, 28 January 2016
Nusra Front Lists Male, Female Prisoners Swapped for Lebanese Soldiers, Including Baghdadi Ex-Wife
The Qalamoun correspondent of the Nusra Front, al-Qaeda’s branch in Syria, issued a statement identifying the men and women for whom it was able to swap the Lebanese security officers it held hostage for over a year.  
Tuesday, 01 December 2015
Non-IS Jihadists Praise Release of Baghdadi’s Ex-Wife, Condemn IS
Jihadists on social media responded to the December 1, 2015 release of Saja Dulaimi, the alleged ex-wife of Islamic State (IS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in a prisoner swap between the Nusra Front (NF) and the Lebanese army.
Tuesday, 01 December 2015