"Hezbollah is not fighting a battle for Hezbollah or even for Lebanon. We are now fighting a battle for the (Islamic) nation. Where does the nation stand on this battle?" he said.
"When the Zionists behave like there are no rules ... and no limits to the confrontation, it is our right to behave in the same way," Nasrallah said on the militant group's Al-Manar television station.