Wagner fighters from Russia can team up with Hezbollah against Israel says US report Wagner Group will provide dangerous weapons to Hezbollah at the behest of Russian President Putin, will there be a double threat to Israel?
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Air defense system to Hezbollah
Quoting the US Intelligence Department, the newspaper Wall Street General has written that the Wagner Group is planning to give Russia’s dangerous SA-22 system to Hezbollah. The system uses anti-aircraft missiles and air-defense guns to intercept aircraft. According to an unnamed American official, it has not yet been confirmed whether the system has been sent or not.
Officer Wagner is monitoring conversations between soldiers and Hezbollah. The delivery of this system can be a major concern for them. Wagner troops played an important role in Syria. Here he was of great help in strengthening the country’s leader President Bashar al-Assad. Assad is a key ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Northern front will open
This information comes at a time when Hezbollah, which is backed by Iran, is preparing to open a northern front on Lebanon’s border with Israel. The US has deployed an aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean to prevent any attacks from Hezbollah. Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah may give a speech on Friday. This will be his first speech after the attack on Israel by Hamas terrorists on October 7. Experts’ eyes are fixed on what Nasrallah will say in the speech. His speech will indicate whether or not the group plans to enter the war.
130 Hamas terrorists killed
Meanwhile, Israel Defense Forces (IDF) said on Thursday that it has killed 130 Hamas terrorists since the ground fighting in Gaza began. The IDF said it had also destroyed several terrorist structures in the Gaza Strip since October 27. The statement said the IDF is combating Hamas from the air, sea and land. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said that it has achieved impressive success on the outskirts of Gaza City. He said that the army is moving forward and no one can stop its progress.
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