Imad Mugniyah, the leader of Hezbollah’s military wing and a senior officer in Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps, was killed in yesterday’s car bombing in Damascus, Syria. Mugniyah was behind multiple terror attacks against US, Israel, and other nations, and most famously the 1983 Beirut suicide attacks which killed 241 US Marines and 58 French paratroopers. Hezbollah has confirmed Mugniyah’s death, and has issued the following statement:
Wednesday, February 13, 2008
Set back for Hezbollah
Bill Roggio at The Long War Journal is reporting on the death of a major Hezbollah leader with Hezbollah terrorist leader Imad Mugniyah killed in Syria. Neither Israel or the U.S. are going to admit that we know anything about what happened. Wink, wink, nudge, nudge...