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A Look at Senior Lebanese Hezbollah Figures Killed in Syria

- July 12, 2016

BEIRUT — Since the Lebanese militant Hezbollah group joined Syria's civil war in 2012 to support President Bashar Assad's forces, it has lost several prominent members in combat and has gained a broader range of enemies. More than 1,000 of its foot soldiers have been killed in the Syrian conflict, which began in 2011, compared to the 1,276 fighters killed during its 18-year guerrilla war with Israeli forces that occupied southern Lebanon until 2000.

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