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  • Israel captures guerrillas in Lebanon Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - 1 hour, 0 minute ago
    Israel poured up to 10,000 armored troops into south Lebanon Tuesday, and separately sent commandos deep into the eastern Bekaa Valley where they raided a Hezbollah-run hospital and captured guerrillas during pitched battles, a major escalation of the three-week-old war.

  • Israel says it has captured guerrillas Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - 1 hour, 49 minutes ago
    Israel poured up to 10,000 armored troops into south Lebanon Tuesday, and separately dropped helicopter-borne commandos deep into the eastern Bekaa Valley where they raided a Hezbollah-run hospital and fought pitched battles with guerrillas, in a major escalation of the three-week-old war.

  • Bushs Embrace of Israel Shows Gap With Father Open this result in new window
    New York Times - 1 hour, 14 minutes ago
    President Bushs embrace of Israel differs from his fathers tough approach and represents a divide between the Bushes.

  • Israel Expands Ground Forces Inside Lebanon Open this result in new window
    New York Times - 1 hour, 41 minutes ago
    Israel sent up to 7,000 troops into Lebanon, aimed at pushing Hezbollah back from the border before a cease-fire is declared.

  • Israel launches attack deep in Lebanon Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - 2 hours, 26 minutes ago
    Israel launched a major attack deep into Lebanon, and Hezbollah said its guerrillas were fighting Israeli commandos trapped inside a hospital in the eastern city of Baalbek early Wednesday.

  • Israel Moves Thousands Of Soldiers Into Lebanon Open this result in new window
    Washington Post - 1 hour, 37 minutes ago
    ZARIT, Israel, Aug. 2 -- Thousands of Israeli soldiers streamed into southern Lebanon on Tuesday, as clashes with Hezbollah fighters in at least half a dozen towns marked an intensified ground campaign to dislodge Hezbollah strongholds that have withstood three weeks of aerial bombardment.

  • Israel Expands Ground Forces Inside Lebanon Open this result in new window
    New York Times - Aug 01 6:31 PM
    Israel sent up to 7,000 troops into Lebanon, aiming at pushing the Hezbollah militia back from the border before a cease-fire is declared.

  • End Israel's ill-conceived assault Open this result in new window
    USA Today - Aug 01 5:27 PM
    How long will the United States and the rest of the civilized world allow Israel to continue killing innocent civilians in Lebanon?

  • Israel's Peres says fighting may go on for weeks Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Aug 01 3:03 PM
    Israel's military campaign against Hizbollah guerrillas in Lebanon could go on for weeks despite international pressure for a cease-fire sooner, Deputy Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres said on Tuesday.

  • Israel wants to keep soccer games Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Aug 01 1:32 PM
    Israel will protest a decision by UEFA to move European soccer games out of the country because of the current violence.

  • Israel to protest UEFA decision to host European games Open this result in new window
    USA Today - Aug 01 1:12 PM
    Israel will protest a decision by UEFA to move European soccer games out of the country because of the current violence. A delegation from the Israeli Football Association is going to Switzerland to appeal, the federation said Tuesday in a letter sent to European soccer's governing body.

  • Israel resolved to disarm Hezbollah Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Aug 01 11:32 AM
    As President Bush presses for a United Nations resolution linking a cease-fire between Israel and Hezbollah guerrillas in Lebanon with a broader plan for peace in the Middle East, Israel's deputy prime minister came to Washington to emphasize his country's resolve.

  • Israel 'holds' Hezbollah fighters Open this result in new window
    BBC News - 1 hour, 15 minutes ago
    Israel says its troops have captured several Hezbollah fighters in an airborne raid deep into Lebanon.

  • EU fails to demand ceasefire as Israel widens ground war Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 01 12:18 PM
    The European Union called for an immediate end to fighting in the Middle East but failed to demand a formal ceasefire straight away, as Israel extended its ground war in Lebanon.

  • Canada says Hizbollah is "a cancer," raps Israel Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Aug 01 11:21 AM
    Canada on Tuesday brushed off mounting criticism about its staunchly pro-Israel stance, saying the militant group Hizbollah was "a cancer" that could well break the terms of any future cease-fire.

  • Israel communal farm way station for war Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Aug 01 10:45 AM
    In this Israeli communal farm, the war with Hezbollah is felt in the exceptional traffic passing through the blue gate: kibbutzniks on their way out after being summoned by the army and refugees from northern Israel on their way in.

  • Israel Expands Lebanon Offensive Against Hezbollah (Update1) Open this result in new window
    Bloomberg.com - 1 hour, 0 minute ago
    Aug. 2 (Bloomberg) -- Israel expanded its land operations in Lebanon, targeting Hezbollah bases inside the country. Residents in villages near the Litani River, 29 kilometers (18 miles) inside Lebanon, were advised to leave, the army said.

  • Israel expands fight deeper into Lebanon Open this result in new window
    Chicago Tribune - 1 hour, 52 minutes ago
    Racing against time before a cease-fire is arranged, Israel expanded its offensive in Lebanon on Tuesday, landing troops by helicopter deep in the country as ground forces battled Hezbollah guerrillas in border villages in the south.

  • Few Canadians back Harper's pro-Israel stand Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 01 9:42 AM
    Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper's outspoken support for Israel in its fight with Hezbollah militants seems out of step with most Canadians, according to a new poll.

  • Israel Sends Armored Troops Into Lebanon Open this result in new window
    ABC News - 1 hour, 46 minutes ago
    Israel Pours Up to 10,000 Armored Troops in South Lebanon, Drops Commandoes Into Bekaa Valley

  • Israel Launches Attack Deep in Lebanon Open this result in new window
    ABC News - 2 hours, 1 minute ago
    Israel Launches Attack Deep in Lebanon; Hezbollah Says It's Fighting Trapped Commandos

  • Israel to resume full air raids in Lebanon early Wednesday Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 01 8:26 AM
    Israel will resume full air attacks against Hezbollah positions in Lebanon early Wednesday, Trade Minister Eli Yishai told army radio.

  • Israel plans deeper push into Lebanon Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Aug 01 7:15 AM
    In a major expansion of its ground offensive, Israel has decided to send troops deeper into Lebanon to clear out Hezbollah fighters and secure the territory until a multinational force is deployed there, senior officials said Tuesday

  • Thousands flee Tyre as Israel steps up Lebanon offensive Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 01 8:55 AM
    Thousands of people were streaming out of the southern Lebanese port city of Tyre and other villages in the area after Israel said it would be expanding its offensive in the border region.

  • Rice to meet Israel's deputy PM Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Aug 01 7:38 AM
    Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice was scheduled to meet with Israel's deputy prime minister Tuesday in Washington for an update on Israel's military intentions.

  • Israel Seizes Guerrillas in Lebanon Raid Open this result in new window
    San Francisco Chronicle - 18 minutes ago
    Israel poured up to 10,000 armored troops into south Lebanon Tuesday, and separately sent commandos deep into the eastern Bekaa Valley where they raided a Hezbollah-run hospital and captured guerrillas during pitched battles, a major escalation of the three-...

  • Israel 'hits Hezbollah bastion' Open this result in new window
    BBC News - Aug 01 3:21 PM
    Israel mounts a big operation against Hezbollah strongholds in eastern Lebanon, Lebanese officials say.

  • Israel Says It Has Captured Guerrillas Open this result in new window
    San Francisco Chronicle - 1 hour, 18 minutes ago
    Israel poured up to 10,000 armored troops into south Lebanon Tuesday, and separately dropped helicopter-borne commandos deep into the eastern Bekaa Valley where they raided a Hezbollah-run hospital and fought pitched battles with guerrillas, in a major...

  • Fighting flares as Israel widens Lebanon assault Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 01 5:22 AM
    Hezbollah guerrillas have fought pitched battles with advancing Israeli forces in Lebanon after Israel decided to widen its three-week-old offensive despite accelerating international efforts to broker peace.

  • Israel thrusts across border Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Aug 01 4:30 AM
    Israel thrust into southern Lebanon on Tuesday and pounded towns and villages in two other areas, meeting fierce resistance from Hizbollah guerrillas who reportedly killed three soldiers.

  • EU still divided over ceasefire call as Israel widens ground war Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 01 6:08 AM
    The European Union battled to hammer out differences over calling for an immediate ceasefire in the Middle East, as Israel extended its ground war against Hezbollah in southern Lebanon.

  • Israel expands battle to widen security zone Open this result in new window
    The Christian Science Monitor - Aug 01 3:29 PM
    As the 48-hour bombing respite ends, Israel aims to drive Hizbullah 15 miles from its border.

  • Israel Launches Attack Deep in Lebanon Open this result in new window
    ABC News - Aug 01 3:58 PM
    Israel Launches Major Attack Deep in Lebanon As Hezbollah Says Guerrillas Fighting Commandos

  • Israel Launches Attack Deep in Lebanon Open this result in new window
    San Francisco Chronicle - 2 hours, 48 minutes ago
    Israel launched a major attack deep into Lebanon, and Hezbollah said its guerrillas were fighting Israeli commandos trapped inside a hospital in the eastern city of Baalbek early Wednesday. The Israeli army would not comment on the operation in the...

  • Israel Fights Hezbollah Along Wide Front Open this result in new window
    ABC News - Aug 01 3:29 PM
    Israel Fights Hezbollah Across Wide Front Hours After Army Ordered to Punch to Litani River

  • Israel widens ground offensive in southern Lebanon Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 01 3:54 AM
    Hezbollah guerrillas battled advancing Israeli forces in southern Lebanon, hours after Israel's cabinet gave the army the green light to widen its three-week-old offensive.

  • Israel Continues To Hit Hard Open this result in new window
    CBS News - Aug 01 1:31 PM
    Israeli jets are again striking deep within Lebanon, while ground forces are encountering heavy resistance from Hezbollah guerrillas. Israel says its expanded ground offensive could last another 10 to 14 days.

  • Israeli Prime Minister Says No Cease-Fire by Joshua Brilliant UPI Israel Correspondent Tel Aviv, Israel (UPI) Aug 01,  Open this result in new window
    Space War - Aug 01 6:29 PM
    Israel reduced the number of air attacks in Lebanon Monday to allow tens of thousands of Lebanese to leave southern battle zones in the south for safer havens, but Prime Minister Ehud Olmert asserted a cease-fire deal with Hezbollah is not around the corner.

  • Blair strongly backs Israel / In L.A., British PM cites 'battle against global extremism' Open this result in new window
    San Francisco Chronicle - Aug 01 6:26 PM
    British Prime Minister Tony Blair delivered a strong defense of Israel on Tuesday, saying the fighting dramatizes how an "arc of extremism" will require America and its allies to commit to a battle of "values as well as force." "We will continue to do...

  • Israel to expand ground war in Lebanon Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 01 1:34 AM
    Israel approved the expansion of its ground offensive in Lebanon, dashing hopes of an early end to the three-week old conflict despite a renewed international push for a ceasefire.

  • Iran FM blasts UN 'failure' over Israel war on Hezbollah Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Aug 01 3:35 AM
    Iranian Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki has blasted the United Nations' "failure to do anything" over Israel's offensive on Hezbollah and vowed to continue backing the Lebanese Shiite militant guerrilla group.

  • Israel: Fighters Captured At Hospital Open this result in new window
    Local6.com Central Florida - 50 minutes ago
    The attack happened in Baalbek, which is 80 miles north of Israel and not far from Syria's border.

  • Israel plans deeper ground offensive Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Aug 01 1:11 AM
    Ignoring growing calls for a ceasefire, Israel blasted eastern and southern Lebanon from the air on Tuesday and prepared to advance deeper into Lebanese territory to push Hizbollah guerrillas back from the border.

  • Israel OKs expansion of Lebanon campaign Open this result in new window
    CNN.com - Aug 01 12:32 AM
    Israel's Security Cabinet has approved an expansion of the ground campaign against Hezbollah guerrillas in Lebanon, Israeli officials said early Tuesday.

  • Israel sends up to 10,000 troops into southern Lebanon Open this result in new window
    CP via Yahoo! Canada News - 1 hour, 33 minutes ago
    BEIRUT (AP) - Israel poured up to 10,000 armoured troops into southern Lebanon on Tuesday and dropped helicopter-borne commando forces deep into the eastern Bekaa Valley where they raided a Hezbollah-run hospital and fought pitched battles with guerrillas, in a major escalation of the three-week-old war.

  • Israel to protest UEFA decision Open this result in new window
    Fox Sports - Aug 01 4:30 PM
    Israel will protest UEFA's decision to move its European soccer matches out of the country. A delegation from the Israeli Football Association is going to Switzerland to appeal, the federation said Tuesday in a letter sent to European soccer's governing body.

  • Limits of Israel's high-tech power Open this result in new window
    The Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! News - Aug 01 1:00 AM
    When Israel started its offensive against Hizbullah militants in Lebanon more than two weeks ago, it hoped its high-tech military hardware would quickly decimate the Iranian-backed militiamen with their low-tech arms.

  • Nathan Gardels: Beginning of the End for Israel? Open this result in new window
    HuffingtonPost - Aug 01 10:58 AM
    Since the war between Israel and Hezbollah started, I have spoken with a broad range of players and analysts. Shimon Peres, vicepremier and Nobel laureate, makes the case that ,with international diplomacy paralyzed and Iran stirring up the region, Israel had no choice but to do what it has and should make no apologies. It withdrew from Lebanaon and Gaza and got only rockets fired into its

  • Israel approves wider ground offensive Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Jul 31 11:07 PM
    Israel's prime minister declared Monday there would be no cease-fire with Hezbollah guerrillas, saying "we will not give up on our goal to live a life free of terror." His Security Cabinet approved widening the ground offensive.

  • Israel to expand ground war in Lebanon, rejects ceasefire calls Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Jul 31 10:58 PM
    Israel approved the expansion of its ground operations in southern Lebanon after rejecting mounting calls for a truce in its war on Hezbollah in the face of global outrage over an attack that killed at least 52 civilians.

  • Depeche Mode Nix Israel Gig Open this result in new window
    antiMUSIC - 1 hour, 0 minute ago
    (MTV) Depeche Mode have been forced to cancel their Thursday concert in Tel Aviv, Israel. Since the Hayarkon Park performance was supposed to cap the band's tour, there are no plans to reschedule the gig.[see full story for more] - Click here for the Full Story

  • As Israel sees it Open this result in new window
    Times Online - Aug 01 6:37 PM
    Israel yesterday initiated a relatively small but highly significant expansion of its ground operations in Lebanon. To some in the wider world this will appear a warped reaction to the Qana bombing and the loss of lives that the Israeli military itself is experiencing.

  • Israel eyes another week of fighting Open this result in new window
    Stuff - Aug 01 6:01 PM
    JERUSALEM: Israel believes it will be able to press ahead with its offensive against Hizbollah for at least another week before major powers finalise terms for a ceasefire and stabilisation force, Israeli officials said today.

  • Israeli Vice Premier Shimon Peres Defends Israel's Position Open this result in new window
    The Online NewsHour - Aug 01 5:28 PM
    Prime Minster Ehud Olmert declared Tuesday that Israel was "winning" the battle against Hezbollah and that there was progress towards a conditional ceasefire. Vice Premier Shimon Peres gives the official Israeli position on the diplomatic negotiations.

  • Limits of Israel's high-tech power Open this result in new window
    The Christian Science Monitor - Aug 01 8:52 AM
    Civilian deaths and suprisingly high troop casualties expose the drawbacks of Israel's technological advantage.

  • Israel frees Palestinian minister Open this result in new window
    NDTV - 35 minutes ago
    Israel has released one of the eight Palestinian Cabinet ministers that it seized in a June crackdown on the radical Hamas group, which controls the Palestinian government.

  • Israel hacks into Hezbollah TV, radio Open this result in new window
    Sydney Morning Herald - Aug 01 6:03 PM
    Israel today hacked into the television station of Hezbollah, emblazoning images on the screen showing pictures of corpses and claiming the Shi'ite militant group's leader Hassan Nasrallah was a liar. -

  • Israel concerns after Reds defeat in Zurich Open this result in new window
    ESPN Soccernet.com - Aug 01 1:13 PM
    Israel concerns after Reds defeat in Zurich by England

  • Israel Pushes On Despite Agreeing to Airstrike Lull Open this result in new window
    New York Times - Jul 31 8:18 PM
    Israels defense minister told Parliament that the army will expand and deepen its operations against Hezbollah.

  • Israel Launches Attack Deep in Lebanon Open this result in new window
    Times and Democrat - 1 minute ago
    BOURJ AL-MULOUK, Lebanon - Israel launched a major attack deep into Lebanon, and Hezbollah said its guerrillas were fighting Israeli commandos on the ground near the eastern city of Baalbek near Syria early Wednesday.

  • Israel's economy 'can weather conflict' Open this result in new window
    Financial Times - 2 hours, 26 minutes ago
    Israel's economy is in good shape to weather the cost of its offensive against the Lebanese Hizbollah movement but the costs of compensation to the rocket-hit north, loss of tourism receipts and the blow to consumption have led analysts to downgrade this year's growth forecasts.

  • Israel Plans Deeper Push Into Lebanon Open this result in new window
    ABC News - Aug 01 7:44 AM
    Israel to Expand Ground Offensive Deeper Into Lebanon to Clear Out Hezbollah Fighters

  • Conflict is about Israel's right to exist Open this result in new window
    Aspen Daily News - 30 minutes ago
    I see that Sven has returned with his take on the Middle East conflict and once again I find his comments to be laughable. This conflict is no laughing matter and Israel has every right to defend itself.

  • Israel's Peres sees cease-fire in weeks, maybe less Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! Asia News - Aug 01 4:58 PM
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Israel may need up to a few weeks to continue its military campaign against Hizbollah guerrillas in southern Lebanon, Deputy Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres said on Tuesday.

  • Israel expects another week of fighting Open this result in new window
    Sydney Morning Herald - Aug 01 4:10 PM
    Israel believes it will be able to press ahead with its offensive against Hizbollah for at least another week before major powers finalise terms for a ceasefire and stabilisation force, Israeli officials say.

  • Israel to protest UEFA decision to host European games Open this result in new window
    SportingNews.com - Aug 01 12:12 PM
    JERUSALEM -- Israel will protest a decision by UEFA to move European soccer games out of the country...

  • Israel Pushes On Despite Agreeing to Airstrike Lull Open this result in new window
    New York Times - Jul 31 7:28 PM
    Israel rejected the possibility of an immediate cease-fire in Lebanon as it poured soldiers and artillery shells across the border.

  • Israel Says It Will Push Deeper Into Southern Lebanon (Update3) Open this result in new window
    Bloomberg.com - Aug 01 5:35 AM
    Aug. 1 (Bloomberg) -- Israel's security cabinet approved a plan to push troops further into southern Lebanon after Prime Minister Ehud Olmert said the fight against Hezbollah will continue until the group no longer poses a threat.

  • Iranian foreign minister calls for immediate cease-fire in Israel-Hezbollah war Open this result in new window
    WHO-TV Des Moines - 39 minutes ago
    BEIRUT, Lebanon Iran's foreign minister is blasting the U-N Security Council for failing to stop the Israel-Hezbollah conflict.

  • Germany Pushes Hezbollah to Halt War After Israel's Suspension Open this result in new window
    Bloomberg.com - Aug 01 7:48 AM
    Aug. 1 (Bloomberg) -- Germany welcomed the 48-hour respite in Israel's bombing of southern Lebanon and called on Hezbollah to make its own goodwill gesture to stop the fighting.

  • U.N. convoys in Lebanon delayed after failing to get clearance from Israel, Hezbollah Open this result in new window
    WHO-TV Des Moines - 39 minutes ago
    GENEVA Two U-N convoys destined for southern Lebanon have been halted after failing to receive the necessary security clearance from Israel and Hezbollah.

  • Israel Continues Storming Hezbollah Strongholds in Lebanon Open this result in new window
    WPMI 15 - Aug 01 6:30 PM
    METULA, Israel - Thousands of Israeli troops fanned out across southern Lebanon on Tuesday as the military stepped up its efforts to uproot Hezbollah fighters from the border and set the stage for an international peacekeeping force to take control of the war-ravaged area.

  • Israel Decides to Expand Lebanon Operations Open this result in new window
    NPR - Aug 01 6:19 AM
    The Israeli Cabinet voted overnight to expand Israel's ground operations in southern Lebanon. Israel Radio reported the number of ground troops in Lebanon will be more than doubled. Israeli officials say that, despite growing international calls for a cease-fire, Israel's offensive in Lebanon against Hezbollah could last for weeks.

  • Israel to resume full air strikes Open this result in new window
    IBN live - 1 hour, 12 minutes ago
    Violence between Israel and Hezbollah erupted July 12 following the abduction of two Israeli soldiers.

  • Israel decides on 20-mile push into Lebanon Open this result in new window
    Seattle Times - Aug 01 9:11 AM
    In a major expansion of its ground offensive, Israel has decided to send troops deeper into Lebanon to clear out Hezbollah fighters and secure the territory until a multinational force is deployed there.

  • Israel counts time to weaken Hezbollah Open this result in new window
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation - 1 hour, 35 minutes ago
    Despite growing international calls for an end to fighting, Israel was set to resume full air strikes in Lebanon at the end of a partial, 48-hour suspension.

  • Israel set to widen ground incursion Open this result in new window
    Chicago Tribune - Aug 01 4:49 AM
    Olmert rejects early cease-fire in Lebanon Rejecting calls for a quick end to the fighting in Lebanon, Israel early Tuesday said it would expand its ground offensive against Hezbollah after Prime Minister Ehud Olmert ruled out an early cease-fire.

  • Experts: Hezbollah Praised Among Arabs as Israel Cites Battle Successes Open this result in new window
    Voice of America - Aug 01 2:20 PM
    Israel has sharply increased its ground campaign against Hezbollah guerrillas in southern Lebanon, in an effort to push the militants back from the border before a cease-fire is declared.

  • Israel expanding ground operation in Lebanon Open this result in new window
    Russian Information Agency Novosti - 13 minutes ago
    TEL AVIV. (RIA Novosti political commentator Marianna Belenkaya) - Israel has made a decision to expand its ground operation in Lebanon. The Israelis are in a rush because the world community obviously cannot continue to give them carte blanche for military action on Lebanese territory.

  • Israel prepares to resume air attacks Open this result in new window
    7News via Yahoo!7 News - Aug 01 2:19 PM
    Israel is preparing to resume air attacks on Hezbollah when its 48 hour aerial ceasefire ends today.

  • Israel's Peres: fighting Hizbollah may end in weeks Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! Asia News - Aug 01 2:46 PM
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Israel's Deputy Prime Minister Shimon Peres said on Tuesday the Jewish state's military campaign against Hizbollah guerrillas in Lebanon could end in weeks despite international pressure for a cease-fire sooner.

  • Israel Approves 'Full Force' Strikes Open this result in new window
    CBS News - Aug 01 4:01 AM
    Israel's Security Cabinet approved expanding the ground offensive in Lebanon and rejected a cease-fire until an international force is in place, a participant said. During the day, Lebanese fled north, taking advantage of a lull in bombardment.

  • Israel aims to evict Lebanese civilians from their villages by bombs Open this result in new window
    ArabicNews.com - Aug 01 5:24 PM
    Israel said today that its forces continued operations to strike what Israel describes as forward infrastructure of Hizbullah terror, saying its infantry, engineers and armor forces took over command posts in the city of A-Teibeh and operated around the villages of Al-Adeisa and Rav A-Talatin, west of the community of Metula.

  • Israel seizes guerrillas in Lebanon raid Open this result in new window
    Sify News - 22 minutes ago
    Israel poured up to 10,000 armoured troops into south Lebanon Tuesday, and separately sent commandos deep into the eastern Bekaa Valley where they raided a Hezbollah-run hospital and captured guerrillas during pitched battles, a major escalation of the three-week-old war.

  • Israel launches attack deep in Lebanon Open this result in new window
    Syracuse.com - Aug 01 5:50 PM
    BEIRUT, Lebanon (AP) Israel launched a major attack deep into Lebanon, and Hezbollah said its guerrillas were fighting Israeli commandos trapped inside a hospital in the eastern city of Baalbek early Wednesday.

  • US policy going down Israel's failed trails Open this result in new window
    ArabicNews.com - Aug 01 5:24 PM
    The Israeli intentional intense harm to Lebanese civilians, with Israel now hoping to evict Lebanese citizens from southern villages by bombs and fear seems to follow a long history.

  • Crouch Wants Israel Tie Moved Open this result in new window
    Sporting Life via Yahoo! UK & Ireland Sport - Aug 01 1:09 PM
    Peter Crouch insists Liverpool's stars do not want to play their Champions League qualifier in Israel.

  • Crouch calls for Israel trip to be switched Open this result in new window
    Daily Telegraph - Aug 01 4:16 PM
    Peter Crouch has made it clear Liverpool's players do not want to set foot inside Israel to play their Champions League qualifier.

  • Israel rejects ceasefire calls after Qana outrage Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Jul 31 3:38 PM
    Israel rejected mounting calls for a truce in its war on Hezbollah Monday despite global outrage over an attack that killed at least 52 civilians, but a lull in raids allowed thousands of southern Lebanese to flee to safer havens.

  • Concern mounts that this is a war Israel is not going to win Open this result in new window
    Sydney Morning Herald - Aug 01 12:26 PM
    AS HEZBOLLAH'S missiles continue to rain across the Galilee, the Israeli Prime Minister, Ehud Olmert, faces growing concerns that Israel may be on the verge of losing the war. -

  • Israel is winning battle with Hezbollah: PM Open this result in new window
    People's Daily - Aug 01 6:06 PM
    Israel is "winning the battle" in its conflict with Hezbollah guerillas in southern Lebanon, Prime Minister Ehud Olmert said on Tuesday.

  • People's Assembly and Shura Council condemn American connivance with Israel Open this result in new window
    ArabicNews.com - Aug 01 5:20 PM
    The General Committee of Egypt's People's Assembly condemned Israel's war crimes that violated the Fourth Geneva Convention, warning of the dire consequences of the current crisis for the Middle East peace process.

  • Israel massacre 'despicable,' says Irish FM Open this result in new window
    ArabicNews.com - Aug 01 5:24 PM
    Irish Foreign Minister Dermot Ahern Monday condemned Israel for its latest massacre of civilians in Lebanon and criticized the failure by the US to call for a ceasefire.

  • Olmert: Israel is winning Open this result in new window
    Guardian Unlimited - Aug 01 11:31 AM
    7.15pm: 6,000 troops in Lebanon Immediate ceasefire not in Israel's interests, says PM

  • Israel pushes deep into Lebanon as talks flounder Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - 32 minutes ago
    Israeli troops fought fierce battles with Hezbollah guerrillas in Lebanon as UN Security Council members struggled to overcome differences on how to end the violence.

  • U.S.-Israel pact is suicidal Open this result in new window
    Hernando Today - 1 hour, 49 minutes ago
    The Iran-Hamas-Hezbollah axis is fully responsible for initiating the war on Israel, but the Islamists' aggression is the logical product of U.S.-Israeli policy.

  • Vietnam condemns Israel's air strike on Lebanon Open this result in new window
    Nhan Dan - 1 hour, 5 minutes ago
    Vietnam on August 1 condemned Israel's air strike on the village of Qana in southern Lebanon on July 30, killing many Lebanese civilians, most of them being children and women.

  • Israel: Fighters captured at hospital Open this result in new window
    KBCI Boise - 40 minutes ago
    BEIRUT, Lebanon Israel says it has captured fighters at a Hezbollah-run hospital in eastern Lebanon. The attack happened in Baalbek (BAHL'-behk), which is 80 miles north of Israel and not far from Syria's border.

  • Israel lights up flames of ground and air strikes Open this result in new window
    News From Bangladesh - 1 hour, 40 minutes ago
    Israeli forces are pushing deeper into southern Lebanon after Israel's cabinet unanimously agreed to widen the ground offensive against Hezbollah. (The Bangladesh Today)

  • Second UK base used for US bombs to Israel Open this result in new window
    ArabicNews.com - Aug 01 5:26 PM
    Britain's top air force base is now used for controversial US arms shipments to fuel Israel's continuing bombardments of Lebanon and Gaza, according to peace campaigners.