October 05, 2006

This is news? department: Syria and Russia, and Iran intelligence services aided Hezbollah during war

During the fighting in Lebanon Hezbollah received direct intelligence support from Syria, using data collected by listening posts jointly mannedby Russian and Syrian crews. Hezbollah was also fed intelligence from new listening posts built on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights, which are operated jointly with Iran. This information was confirmed in recent reports by the defense journal Jane's.