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In Direct Threat, Hezbollah Releases Drone Footage Of Key Sites In Israel’s Haifa

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In Direct Threat, Hezbollah Releases Drone Footage Of Key Sites In Israel’s Haifa

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Hezbollah released video footage on June 18 from one of its reconnaissance drones flying over the northern Israeli city of Haifa, in what appeared to be a direct threat to the country.

The ten-minute video, dubbed “What The Hoopoe Brought Back,” included shots of strategic military sites in the outskirts of Haifa, including the Iron Dome and David’s Sling air defense systems, as well as footage of a residential neighborhoods in the nearby area of Kiryat Yam

Shots of the Israeli Navy base, as well as several warships and infrastructure said to belong to the Navy’s submarine unit, Shayetet 7, were also included in the footage.

Hezbollah claimed that the drone returned to Lebanon unimpeded, without revealing when the reconnaissance mission was conducted. The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has not yet commented on the video.

The Iran-backed group and its allies began launching near-daily attacks from Lebanon against the IDF in support of the Hamas Movement and other Palestinian armed factions in the Gaza Strip after the outbreak of the Israeli war on the enclave last October.

The United States and France have been making efforts to prevent the risk of an all-out war from erupting between Hezbollah and the IDF.

Hezbollah released the reconnaissance drone footage as U.S. envoy Amos Hochstein was in the Lebanese capital, Beirut, after visiting Israel a day earlier, to meet with Lebanese officials including parliament speaker Nabih Berri, an ally of the group.

Shortly after the release of the video, the head of the IDF’s Northern Command Major General Ori Gordin and head of the Operations Directorate Major General Oded Basiuk approved Lebanon battle plans.

In a statement, the IDF said the generals held an assessment, during which “operational plans for an offensive in Lebanon were approved.”

The top commanders also made decisions regarding “accelerating the readiness of the forces on the ground,” the military added.

So far, the clashes on the Lebanese-Israeli border have resulted in ten civilian deaths on the Israeli side, as well as the deaths of at least 15 IDF soldiers and reservists. On the Lebanese side, more than 500 people have been killed, including 326 fighters of Hezbollah and at least 90 civilians.

An all-out war between Hezbollah and the IDF could cause hundreds, if not thousands more casualties. Israel will not likely rush into the war as it knows the group possesses a large arsenal of advanced offensive weapons, including precision-guided ballistic missiles and suicide drones.


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is it not strange that zionists get help from china and india who operate the zionist shores and thus help them in this and all other wars? respect to those who revealed those two countries who are behind zionists.

Hizb Boy

hindu nationalist trolls are behind israel. they get paid cents per hour in click farms to show fake support for israel on twitter. china does business with all sides, everybody knows that


their a bunch of two face rats

Conan M

and putin aka “pootie-poot” praises them “in their contributions” and defeat of the nazis in wwii? and without every single name of every military officer and enlisted rank recognized for posterity that have given their lives to god and country in their fight against western tyranny since 2014???

Last edited 1 month ago by Conan M

they are brics countries. now you’re barking up the wrong tree.


take out the losding/discharge berths of the haifa refinery so that the jews can’t fill up their tanks and force the occupied palestine to a standstill. should be an easy thing to do! and then add a fat fatwa on netanyahus head, 10million in gold, and he will soon be delivered to tehran wrapped as a christmas gift. then the rope, the noose and the lamppost! what not to like!

Hizb Boy

wow nice vid hizb drone is flying casually above haifa for 9minutes. . idf caught with its pants down. they are preparing to embarrass themselves even more! the idf these days has been expposed as incompetent

Last edited 1 month ago by Hizb Boy

whos the dumb jewish c#nt tht keeps censoring every second comment here


calm down boy it your lame wifi.


who the pathetic jew c$nt on this site that keeps blocking comments


i can see your comment 😆


why does the dumb jew loving c&nt who runs this site keep blocking comments


ohhhh, typical jew c^nt scum running this site. pathetic fck keeps blocking honest opinions cause his hook nose cant handle them. burn in hell jew scum

Conan M

or the editor that is also tribe at rt margarita simonovna that censures just about anything that is anti-i$rahell in her rupert murdoch endorsed publication …


the iron dome seems on holliday….


dit the drone took coordinates for guided missils? if so, give them to iran for the second swarm of missils and drones there prepare for the squatters in palestine.

Lance Ripplinger

israel leadership has lots its mind if they invade lebanon. the death and destruction that will rain down on israel from hezbollah is something it is better we don’t find out. no where in israel is safe. of course we can’t forget the death and destruction the idf would visit upon lebanon. nobody is a winner in war.

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