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A DAMN SHAME: Hezbollah has lost 1/3 of its fighters in Syria as group turns out to be much weaker than expected

Israeli officials believe Hezbollah has suffered major losses fighting ISIS, Syrian rebels.

By Tova Dvorin


Hezbollah has lost more than one-third of its fighting forces in Syria, Israeli experts estimated Tuesday, including some 1,300-1,500 soldiers since the Syrian Civil War began nearly five years ago. 5,000 Hezbollah terrorists have been injured in the fighting as well, analysts say.

The group released statistics regarding its progress in the battle zone recently and has not tried to hide its losses, Walla! News reports – a stark contrast to the Shia Islamist terror group’s operating principles when the war began.

Photos of 14 Hezbollah terrorists killed fighting Islamic State (ISIS) near the Syria-Lebanon border were published in full in Lebanese media outlets over the weekend, for example, with images from their funerals showing bodies draped in the yellow


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