Lebanese-Israeli relations: A history

The two neighbours are technically at war, and tensions are nothing new.

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    Tensions between the two neighbours are nothing new: Israel has invaded Lebanon on a number of occasions - mainly in pursuit of Hezbollah and Palestinian fighters, who it accused of threatening its security.

    Tarek Bazley has this look at the backdrop to the current tensions.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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