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War in Syria: Is Hezbollah a Game Changer? (VOA On Assignment June 14)i
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June 14, 2013 3:46 PM
VOA's Jerusalem-based correspondent Scott Bobb joins On Assignment's Alex Villarreal to discuss the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah's involvement in Syria's civil war. Thousands of fighters from the Shi'ite group have been supporting the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, while Sunni fighters from Lebanon and elsewhere have joined the side of the Syrian rebels.

War in Syria: Is Hezbollah a Game Changer? (VOA On Assignment June 14)

Published June 14, 2013

VOA's Jerusalem-based correspondent Scott Bobb joins On Assignment's Alex Villarreal to discuss the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah's involvement in Syria's civil war. Thousands of fighters from the Shi'ite group have been supporting the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, while Sunni fighters from Lebanon and elsewhere have joined the side of the Syrian rebels.

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