June 3, 2013
Hezbollah troops, among the best trained and equipped in the Middle East, have been helping the Assad regime in the fight. Margaret Warner reports from Lebanon on the various sectarian and regional conflicts motivating Hezbollah's participation in its neighbor's conflict and the increasing attacks in Lebanon by Syrian rebels.
May 31, 2013
Ray Suarez talks with Margaret Warner who reports from Beirut where she's examining the spillover effects of the Syrian civil war. She recently spoke with Gen. Salim Idriss, leader of the Free Syrian Army, about the consequences of the West giving arms to Bashar al-Assad’s regime, and the potential game changer for the war.
May 27, 2013
Two rockets exploded in an area of Beirut controlled by Hezbollah, raising new concerns about the spread of the Syrian conflict into Lebanon and the region. Jeffrey Brown talks to Margaret Warner from Beirut about Hezbollah's support for the Assad regime and the country's history of strife and its remaining sectarian tensions.
May 26, 2013
At a Hezbollah rally in Machghara, Lebanon, Saturday, tens of thousands celebrated the 13th anniversary of Israel's withdrawal from Southern Lebanon. But while the fight against Israel was the theme, the conflict in Syria was in the air and now Hezbollah militias are breathing new life into Assad's struggle to maintain his hold.