Youth from the impoverished northern district of Tripoli have been disappearing from Lebanon and reappearing in Iraq, dead or alive, in the ranks of ISIS.
In a televised speech, Hassan Nasrallah bragged about his party's military prowess, threatened Israel and snubbed the Lebanese authorities.
The al-Qaeda-linked extremist alliance was caught off guard by last week's US and Kurdish raid on top ISIS leader in an area it claims to control.
The extremist group is exploiting technological advances to find new ways to inflict harm, experts caution, calling for ongoing vigilance.
Qais al-Khazaali, who heads the Iran-backed militia, issued a threat to Prime Minister Mustafa Kadhemi days before an attempt on his life.
Hizbullah 'continues to threaten terrorist attacks and provide support to terrorist organisations' and poses a 'real' and 'credible' threat, the Australian home affairs minister said.
Leaders of Iran-backed militias issued threats against Prime Minister Mustafa Kadhemi hours before the attack, which used explosives-laden drones -- a new hallmark for Iranian-linked groups.
As he attended the protests in Baghdad in 2019, Ihsan Ashour was blindfolded and driven to Iran, where he was beaten, choked and electrocuted.
As Saudi Arabia and Iran continue to engage in dialogue with Iraqi mediation, Kataib Hizbullah threatens to derail any potential progress.
At least 11 were killed and 13 wounded in an attack Tuesday on a village in Diyala province, home to many members of the security services.