JPOST: Hezbollah might attack Israeli target to help Iran
IDF Northern Command believes regime in Iran may initiate attack if it feels under pressure due to anti-government protests.HAARETZ: Hezbollah chief tells IDF: Watch your heads
Tehran could activate Hezbollah forces to attack Israel along the northern border in an effort to stave off domestic pressures within Iran, according to assessments in the IDF’s Northern Command.
The concern within the army is that if the regime in Tehran feels under pressure due to anti-government demonstrations it will try to initiate an attack on an Israeli target – either overseas or near the border – to divert attention from its own troubles.
Hassan Narallah calls on 'Islamic resistance fighters' to 'be ready for the day when war is forced on Lebanon'; Hezbollah leader who escaped Egyptian prison appears at rally where Nasrallah spoke.I AM SURE THAT THE PASSAGE OF THE 2 IRANIAN WARSHIPS IS A COORDINATED EFFORT AIMED AT ATTACKING ISRAEL - EITHER WITH LEBANON OR GAZA AS A FLASH-POINT. OR BOTH - AFTER ALL: THEY HAVE SENT 2 SHIPS.
Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah on Wednesday warned "Zionist officers and generals" to "watch your heads," in response to a military tour that Israel's defense minister took on the border with Lebanon earlier in the week.
Nasrallah spoke at a rally that was held to honor a Hezbollah leader who had escaped from an Egyptian prison during the country's unrest, and made his way back to Beirut.