Hezbollah under pressure to act after Israeli strike

January 22, 2015 2:38 PM

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Hezbollah under pressure to act after Israeli strike

BEIRUT (Reuters) - With a confident smile, the leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah movement warned in a recent interview that allies of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad would strike back if Israeli attacks inside Syria continued.

Few expected Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah's comments to be put to the test so quickly. Three days later, an Israeli raid inside Syria killed several prominent Hezbollah figures, including a son of the group's late military chief, Imad Moughniyah.

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