Hezbollah at the crossroads: Thorn in Israel's side evolving into regional defender of Shiites

February 3, 2015 5:30 AM

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Hezbollah at the crossroads: Thorn in Israel's side evolving into regional defender of Shiites

FILE - In this July 25, 2014, file photo, Hezbollah leader Sheik Hassan Nasrallah speaks during a rally to mark Jerusalem Day or Al-Quds day, in the southern suburb of Beirut. Hezbollah’s ambitions are spreading far beyond its Lebanon home as the militant Shiite movement appears increasingly bent on taking on Sunni foes across the Middle East. But the regional aspirations also are taking a heavy toll and threatening to undermine support at home. (AP Photo/Bilal Hussein, File) (The Associated Press)

FILE - In this July 25, 2014, file photo, supporters listen as Hezbollah leader Sheik Hassan Nasrallah, center, speaks during a rally to mark Jerusalem Day or Al-Quds Day, in Beirut. Hezbollah’s ambitions are spreading far beyond its Lebanon home as the militant Shiite movement appears increasingly ...

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