Hezbollah Kicks Off Anti-ISIL Offensive in Western Qalamoun


Hezbollah announced on Saturday the start of an anti-ISIL operation in Western Qalamoun, near the border with Lebanon.

The operation coincides with the offensive launched by the Lebanese army against the Takfiri group near the border with Syria. It is aimed at the Lebanese army in the battle against terrorists.

In a statement released by Hezbollah’s Military Media Center, the Islamic Resistance announced the start of the operation:

In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful

Victory cometh only from Allah, the Mighty, the Wise (Al-Isra’- 8)

Allah Almighty has spoken the truth

Keeping our promise of wiping out terrorism which has been threatening our country, the Islamic Resistance alongside with the Syrian Arab Army, have kicked off ‘If You revert, We Shall Revert’ Operation to liberate Western Qalamoun barrens from ISIL terrorists.”

Source: Hezbollah Military Media Center and Website