Hezbollah reduced its forces in Syria Nasrallah

first_img World 07 Jul 2019 Russian-led assault in Syria leaves over 500 civilians dead – rights groups, rescuers Related News BEIRUT (Reuters) – Lebanon’s Hezbollah has cut down its forces in Syria as fighting died down though it still has fighters all over the country, its leader said on Friday. AdChoices广告”There are no regions in Syria that we have fully emptied out, but there is no need for the numbers to stay the same,” Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said in an interview with Hezbollah’s al-Manar TV. “We have reduced the forces based on the needs of the current situation.” The heavily armed, Iran-backed Shi’ite movement has played a vital role in helping President Bashar al-Assad’s military reclaim much of Syria. (Reporting by Ellen Francis; Editing by Frances Kerry) {{category}} {{time}} {{title}} World 18 Apr 2019 Bashar al-Assad’s uncle to face trial in France over property fraud – source Related News World 10 Jul 2019 Exclusive: New chemical weapons team to launch first Syria investigationslast_img