All quotes about Hezbollah
Multiple people spoke about Hezbollah in the news. We gather all their quotes on this page, an easy way to see all views about this topic at a glance. To go deeper, all quotes are redirected to the article from which they come. Hassan Nasrallah is the person who had the greatest number of quotes. The most recent one of them is: “The defense of Aleppo is the defense of the rest of Syria, it is the defense of Damascus, it is also the defense of Lebanon, and of Iraq. We will increase our presence in Aleppo.”.
All quotes about Hezbollah
It is only normal for criminals to pressure and attack those who advocate the cause of their victims.
This is not about content, this is about process. The secretary-general cannot accept that an under-secretary general or any other senior U.N. official that reports to him would authorize the publication under the U.N. name, under the U.N. logo, wit[...]
We now know there is an extradition order from the U.S. authorities. He is in good spirits and is treated adequately.
Since Lebanon's Hezbollah is one of the chief holders of the Fateh 110, this missile is one of main alternatives for targeting the Dimona installations.
After what came out after the meeting between Netanyahu and Trump, I am not exaggerating if I say that yesterday there was a semi-official announcement of the death of the path of negotiations. For the Israelis, there is no such thing as a Palestini[...]
I think at a minimum that there would be an understanding that the Trump administration will insist with Putin that an Iranian-Hezbollah-Shiite militia presence can't go below a certain line within Syria.
The Russians have moved from a stage of being a party in the fighting and are now exerting efforts to become a guarantor. They are finding a lot of obstacles from (Lebanon's Shi'ite) Hezbollah forces, Iran and the regime.
The presence of foreign militias invited by the regime, most notably the Lebanese Hezbollah and the Iraqi Hezbollah ... contributes to the continuation of bloodshed and obstructs any opportunity for a cease-fire.
I am very concerned by this statement, which suggests that transfers of arms and related materiel from the Islamic Republic of Iran to Hezbollah may have been undertaken contrary (to a Security Council resolution).
In a televised speech broadcast by Al Manar TV on 24 June 2016, Hassan Nasrallah, the Secretary-General of Hezbollah, stated that the budget of Hezbollah, its salaries, expenses, weapons and missiles all came from the Islamic Republic of Iran.
They cannot advance easily; even if the rebels are outnumbered they can easily strike any advancing troops from the three main entrances into the encircled valley.
We hope in a few days water will return back to the capital after the army takes back Ain al-Fija. The army is advancing and ... we expect good news.
Turkey, as one of the parties in the agreement, will have a direct influence on the rebels.
Russia and Turkey are guarantors in the agreement being worked on in Ankara. There is nothing final on whether Iran will sign it as a guarantor... All foreign fighters need to leave Syria. Hezbollah needs to return to Lebanon.
They are seeking to push us into a surrender deal to and we will not hand over our land.
The 8th convoy was supposed to arrive this afternoon in the western part of Aleppo province, (controlled by the opposition), where I am.
The civilians who left Aleppo were crying for having to leave their city in these conditions.
Working "to prevent the smuggling of sophisticated weapons, military equipment and weapons of mass destruction from Syria to Hezbollah.
The course of events in Aleppo in the last few months ... has turned the tide in Syria's war in favour of the Syrian government and resistance movement.
Everyone is responsible for looking for ways out, for solutions, and to co-operate for us to reach the necessary conclusion on the government.
(The news) is completely devoid of truth.
We have information that there are Lebanese working with the (Houthi) militias belonging to Hezbollah ... We know they are there, we know they help them renew and maintain the missiles.
It is clear that Iran is still the primary supplier of arms and related material to Hezbollah, in blatant violation of numerous Security Council resolutions. The Security Council must condemn Iran and Hezbollah for the violation of its resolutions.
They view Hezbollah positively as the errand lackey of Iran in Syria and Lebanon, (and) they are backing the Shi'ite militia activity in Iraq and Syria. Russia does not view Iran and its proxies according to the level of threat they pose or broadcas[...]
If there wer no intentions to cooperate we would not have named Hariri.
This is easy, because there are no civilians left.
In our dialogue with Michel Aoun we reached an agreement to revive the state, the institutions, the economy, basic services, job opportunities and to give Lebanese women and men the chance to live a normal life.
Given this situation, I believe no option - including that of sanctions - can be taken off the table. But the priority must first be to relieve the pain of the people. That will be an issue tomorrow. There again, no wonders are to be expected.
With constructive and extended co-operation between Iran, Russia and Syria and the resistance front (Hezbollah), the situation has become very tough for terrorists and the trend will continue until the complete destruction of them.
Our information is that the attack targeted a Hezbollah outpost.
You have the movement of cash into Lebanon, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, other parts of the world, and then you have the drugs going up into Europe. This is a very lucrative route. It's a route that relies very much on the longstanding smuggling route[...]
Syria has been the worst imaginable piece of news for Hezbollah. A challenge that has transformed the party into something it does not want: the perception of a Sunni killer.
For Israel, this is a dream scenario. All its enemies are killing each other in Syria... without them having to fire a bullet or place even one soldier in the line of fire.
I think that we're seeing rumblings of discontent. I mean some families obviously aren't happy. We've heard a lot of stories about families saying why are our kids dying in Syria, we can understand them dying in the fight against Israel but why are [...]
We are facing a new wave, or a new stage, of projects of war against Syria which are being waged in northern Syria, particularly in the Aleppo region.
Who gives Saudi Arabia a right to retaliate Lebanon and a army and Lebanese people vital in Saudi Arabia and a Gulf usually since Hezbollah is vocalization out? We titillate Riyadh to settle accounts with Hezbollah and not all a Lebanese.
It's very dangerous because the question is how the countries of the GCC will deal with the government of Prime Minister Tammam Salam which cooperates with this so-called terrorist group, especially as this group (Hezbollah) while this movement has [...]
We should not be dragged to any attempt of this sort.
Humanitarian agencies and partners are preparing convoys for these areas, to depart as soon as possible in the coming days.
When the hospital was hit, it was the time of the changeover from the night to the day shift, and the patient count had not been carried out. We do not know if the facility will reopen in another location.
I do not agree, it is neither here nor there. I am responsible for my words and actions. I've heard this from those close to me, the so-called sovereignists, and many others. But I think Bashar al-Assad has got bigger difficulties which are more im[...]
Everyone in Beirut and across Lebanon will fight these jihadis at all costs.
What happened here confirms that we are on the right path. This battle against terrorism will continue. This is not a short battle but a long war between the people of Lebanon and the forces of terrorism.
If true, and the reports are coming from a variety of sources, it would be a rather apt and even powerful illustration of how Russia military intervention inside of Syria, focused on an indiscriminate bombing of Syrian opposition targets has worsene[...]
Certainly, there were military supplies, they are ongoing and they will continue. They are inevitably accompanied by Russian specialists, who help to adjust the equipment, to train Syrian personnel how to use this weaponry and there is no mystery or[...]
Whoever is behind today's attack will pay the full price. For some time, Iran – via Hezbollah – has been trying to establish an additional terrorist front against us from the Golan Heights. We are taking strong and responsible action against this at[...]
Those who try to challenge us on our borders will discover that we are prepared to respond with force. Israel views the attack from Syria very seriously. Those who play with fire will get burned.
The fall of the regime will change the game in the Near East. This is mostly because Hezbollah is supported by Syria, with arms, training abroad, and diplomacy. Hezbollah will lose a very important ally when Assad goes. It's the same for Iran. For 4[...]
Well, I have no knowledge of what they are talking about, but I think the problem that we face in Syria is emanating a lot from support, the massive support that the brutal Assad regime gets from the Iranian Ayatollahs and also from their surrogates[...]
In this case, we have had to have indirect talks with Hezbollah, a cynical and brutal terrorist organisation that was deliberately manipulating the feelings of the loved ones of our servicemen.
We expect that the regime will evacuate troops from the military bases and replace them with civilians and prisoners, so we hope for a strong military strike that can paralyse the regime, Hezbollah and Iran.
I'm more pessimistic about the possibility that these munitions and weapons would fall into the hands of the Hezbollah. This case will really be a great challenge for Israel.
This is clearly a terrorist attack initiated by probably Hezbollah, Hamas, Jihad or any other group under the terror auspices of either Iran or other radical Muslims groups.
There is something different that happened today, because of the chemical weapons that have been used, and because of this tension for violence, which has been expressed through the use of Hezbollah and Iranian trans-boundary support. Because of tha[...]
The Syrian civil war has long spilled over into Lebanon as a result of Hezbollah involvement in the Syrian conflict. We're not involved in this and we're not intervening in it.
Lebanon is an Israeli trauma; most Israelis have lived through the experience of fighting a war in Lebanon. Lebanon in many ways is our Vietnam, but as Israel is being attacked, as its borders are not being respected, as its borders are not respecte[...]
We fought in Hezbollah's ranks, we resisted the Israeli enemy. But now we find that the Israeli enemy is more merciful to Sunnis in Syria than Hezbollah.
There are now a very large number of Hezbollah fighters in Syria, in Qusair, in Idlib, in Aleppo, in Damascus and I can say everywhere in the country. . Hezbollah fighters are invading Syrian territory. And when they continue to do that and the Leba[...]
L give my personal assurance that that is not true. We have not had any information about that, and the secretary-general of Hezbollah confirmed those accusations were invalid.
Having lists of terrorism is not necessarily the same in one country as in the other, but we consider Hezbollah to be part of the political life of the country (Lebanon). They have representatives in parliament and in that context I have talked to t[...]
Hezbollah isn't a terrorist group with plans to commit acts of terror in Europe – that is religiously forbidden. Our resistance is different.
This is unfortunately is going to affect all the Lebanese people and as Lebanese citizens, we'll pay the price again of the way Hezbollah is dealing with the regional politics and national politics.
From the first moment of the confrontation at the area of the battle, Hezbollah was on high alert. Lebanon, all of Lebanon, will not tolerate any Israeli violations or aggressions on any inch of its land, its holy land.
Call terror terror. Save Lebanon from terrorist madness, save the Syrian people from Iran's proxies. Save your citizens and ours from Hezbollah. Hezbollah is a terror organisation, not a political movement.
There are clear indications that Hezbollah and Iran have been involved in terrorist plotting against innocents in many parts of the world.
The target of this operation was to enter to what Hezbollah is calling a hospital, in which we thought we may find materials and the intelligence information.
Hezbollah will not be allowed to become what it was before.
The state of Israel faces huge challenges and I have to tell you this honestly before the elections. Iran is still advancing in its nuclear programme. Hezbollah and Hamas equip themselves with rockets. Radical Islam is taking over the region. It mak[...]
Hezbollah is al-Qaeda and (its leader) Nasrallah is bin Laden.
The presence of Hezbollah poses more and more problems not only in Syria but also in other countries in the region. We must raise the question of the separation that we can make between the political branch and the armed group, the terrorist group o[...]
A Hezbollah-controlled government would clearly have an impact on our bilateral relationship with Lebanon. Our bottom lines remain as they always have been. First we believe that justice must be pursued and impunity for murder ended. We believe in L[...]
We have been clear that the use of chemical weapons against the Syrian people would be a serious and tragic mistake. We also share Israel's grave concern about the transfer of chemical or other weapon systems to terrorists, such as Hezbollah. They m[...]
We will consider what Der Spiegel magazine wrote and what Zionist leaders commented on as an Israeli accusation to Hezbollah of assassinating of martyr Rafik al-Hariri, we will deal with this as an Israeli accusation.
In essence this is what we see; and also what we see is that the fallback for Assad is not quitting, is not leaving Syria but actually fortifying Alawite positions and creating Alawite enclaves which will continue to be supported by the Hezbollah an[...]
It is not helpful to have a lot of other ammunition and other supplies overtly going on, not just from the Russians and they are supplying that kind of thing, but also from the Iranians and Hezbollah.
I would like to congratulate all the winners in yesterday's election, whether from the ruling majority or from the opposition and we hope they realise that they are now responsible for the people.
This is a great advance in Israel's ability to protect itself against ballistic missiles. We need protection in this area because there are bad regimes led by Iran.
If we hadn't looked on the Internet, we wouldn't really know about it. Obviously, we heard the tanks manoeuvring and we heard some shells fired, but that's kind of normal. We've been in Golan before.
The information that I have at this point does not confirm it to me in a way that I would be comfortable commenting on it as a fact, but obviously whatever allegations are made have to be thoroughly investigated and it is appropriate to chase this o[...]
Twelve years after 9/11, America is entering a new era of terrorism. Lone wolf risks and financial and cyber terrorism mean a threat level that the country is just learning to cope with. And the most difficult part of it is how to manage fear.
The killer is the same, the same as the one who is thirsty for blood, both Syrian and Lebanese… in Beirut, in Tripoli, all over Lebanon…. as in Syria, from Deraa, to Aleppo, to Damascus, all over the country.
It would be reprehensible if anybody in Syria is contemplating the use of such weapons of mass destruction like chemical weapons. I sincerely hope that the international community keeps an eye on this.
I do not think, that we have confused things in this way. There are no circumstances in which you can kidnap people or launch missiles from the territory of one nation to another.
I announce the resignation of the government in the hope it will make the main political blocs aware of the need to fulfil their responsibilities and demonstrate a cohesion so we can avoid the unknown in Lebanon.
Of course, what they're trying to do is create sectarian strife between Sunnis and Shiites, but I can assure you that neither Sunnis nor Shiites will be dragged into a full-scale conflict no matter what happens.
The Israeli government does not want to do anything, but I personally, because I speak Arabic, I know how to tell Ahmadinejad in Arabic: leave the region. We want peace in the region, we do not want wars in the region.
Soon we will see that all Arab, neighbouring and Western countries who have supported terrorism will pay a heavy price.
The Arab League can and should form a provisional government in Syria to stop the massacre. UN should support the Arab League to build an Arab force in blue helmets.
As all Lebanese I'm saddened, angered by this terrorist act against the UNIFIL forces, the Spanish battalion. This is meant to be a threat to Lebanon, to Lebanese security, to the international community.
Our house is very near to where the explosion happened. Our minds raced, thinking of our kids who were at school and at university. It is a disaster.
The message about the chemical weapons that we're getting is what would happen to the chemical weapons after the collapse of the regime? Whether they will go into the hands of al Qaeda or terrorists or anything like that… That's part of trying to re[...]
Unfortunately our efforts have reached a dead end, due to US pressure and the inability of the other party to withstand this pressure.
At first glance we saw some Katyusha rockets. And for us that's enough. And Katyusha rockets, as I mentioned before, are against the population, not against soldiers.
If we didn't resist, we don't know where the Zionist frontier would stop. You have shown your willingness to oppose the Zionist sabres, tanks and planes.
Even if it is targeted against Israel or Western interests, in most of these places you will find a lot of Nigerians working there.
We will not accept any Israeli demands, they are the ones who attacked. Secondly, a ceasefire will occur when our demands are met. They are asking for a ceasefire, then the aggression should also end and we insist on the achievement of our demands.
The trial will start soon. We are backing the Tribunal as we did always and we think that it will reach the facts and it will also reach justice.
The committee is trying to find out if the decision that was taken in those days realised that they are talking about a war and not about something else.
It also shows that the regime in Syria is collapsing and in need of any outside help and interference from [Assad's] friends.
Those who should be held accountable, punished, prosecuted and boycotted are those directly responsible for this film and those who stand behind them and those who support and protect them, primarily the United States of America.
Nothing will stand in the way.
The European Union will continue to be able to talk to the various parts in Lebanon, we will continue our work to try help the stability of Lebanon. And the UK is doing a lot, we are helping to fund the border operations of the Lebanese armed forces[...]
This ship was not carrying Iranian weapons to Syria. It didn't even include material to manufacture military weapons. This ship was carrying Iranian goods to Syria.
I testify that the present Syrian leadership has always been prepared to sit down and negotiate, to reach a political solution and implement major reforms. But the opposition keeps refusing to have this dialogue.
Israel expects the international community to condemn such attacks in the strongest possible terms. All those in the international community who are genuinely committed to peace should support Israel's right to defend itself against those who attack[...]
We face many different challenges – the first of which is rebuilding what Israel destroyed and making up for the losses we suffered from our internal fighting.
We have a common understanding that if the armed conflict in Syria persists, it could have disastrous consequences for both Syria and the whole region. Only the quick ending of the armed conflict can prevent this negative scenario and this includes [...]
We need to hear all the evidence.
Any implementation of any meeting, including Geneva, should be subject a referendum of the Syrian people. This is our only condition – anything else is useless. That is why we are relaxed and would attend.
Hamas is pushing to the end of its government. They cannot behave like this, to be wild, to fire, to shoot, to say 'We shall not make agreements, shall not respect them'. Who is going to support them, who is going to pay for them?
An entirely new phase began a few weeks ago, of safeguarding the resistance and protecting its back and safeguarding Lebanon and protecting its back – and this is everyone's responsibility.
The government has been formed and we will work together to confront the challenges that lie ahead.
It was after only after much thought that he decided to join the conflict in Syria.