Nasrallah said, in a speech on the commemoration of Ashura in the southern suburbs of Beirut, on Tuesday: “We look forward to a strong Lebanon capable of protecting its sovereignty (…) capable of extracting its natural resources, that its oil, gas and water remain for it, and that no one is allowed to be robbed of it.” his wealth and wealth.
Nasrallah added: “The hand that extends to any of these wealth will be cut off just like the hand that extended to our land.”
In early June, an exploration platform arrived at the Karish field, which is disputed between Lebanon and Israel, which have been in rounds of negotiations to demarcate the maritime borders since 2020.
Earlier, Hezbollah warned Israel against “playing with time”, coinciding with the arrival of US envoy Amos Hochstein to Beirut to participate in mediation efforts in the file demarcation of the border with Israel.
Nasrallah said, on Tuesday: “In the coming days, we are waiting for the answers to the demands of the Lebanese state,” calling on Hezbollah members to be ready “for all possibilities, and we are serious about this file to the utmost degree of seriousness (…) We have reached the end of the line and we will go.” To the end of the road, no one tempts us, no one threatens us, and no one bets that anyone will frighten us.”
Nasrallah claimed that there are Israeli plans to “assassinate Palestinian leaders, and if this happens in Lebanon, any attack on any person in Lebanon will not remain unpunished and will not remain unanswered.”
He continued: “In the past few days, we have heard many statements and threats against Lebanon, but in Lebanon, our account with you is another, and the July war is not far away, so do not err with Lebanon or with the people of Lebanon.”