Iran Celebrates Hezbollah Attack on Israel

An Israeli helicopter flies over the Israel-Lebanon border, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015

The Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) celebrated Hezbollah’s deadly surprise attack on Israel Wednesday and vowed to stand with the terror group “against the Zionists,” according to regional media reports.

Israel Warns It Will Hold Hezbollah Responsible for Any Retaliation Attacks

Hezbollah fighters / AP

Israel has warned Hezbollah that it will hold the Lebanese militia responsible for any attack abroad on Israeli institutions or citizens that might be carried out in retaliation for the helicopter attack last week that took the lives of 12 Hezbollah and Iranian military personnel in Syria, including an Iranian general.

Israeli Strike in Syria Kills Senior Hezbollah Figures

Jihad Moughniyah, son of Lebanon's Hezbollah late military leader Imad Moughniyah, attends a ceremony marking his father's 40th death in Beirut's suburbs in this March 24, 2008 file photo.

BEIRUT (Reuters) – An Israeli helicopter strike in Syria killed a commander from Lebanon’s Hezbollah and the son of the group’s late military leader Imad Moughniyah, Hezbollah said, in a major blow that could lead to reprisal attacks.