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Hizbullah Celebrates Capture of Southern Lebanon from Israel Occupation

By Ibrahim Usman

Hizbullah has began grand ceremony in remembrance of the capture of Southern Lebanon from the illegal state of Israel in 2000. The 14th in series, the annual occasion was attended by millions of people, where Secretary-General of the organization, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah made a televised broadcast to the mammoth crowd at Bint Jubail.

Iranian Foreign Affairs Minister, Dr. Muhammad Zarif, had since sent a congratulatory message to Sayyed Nasrallah over the great victory being remembered.

In his speech, Sayyed Nasrallah said, the victory was for all the people of Lebanon, and not exclusively for Hizbullah or creed.

Hizbullah freedom fighters had in 2000, forced forces of the illegal state of Israel out of Southern Lebanon it had occupied for many years.