Is Hezbollah chief in Iran for cancer treatment ? reports

nasrallah sick

Radio Sawt Beirut International claimed on Monday, citing unidentified sources, that Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah was transferred on Sunday to Iran “aboard an Iranian presidential plane,” which left from the Beirut-Rafic Hariri International Airport.

Turkish Anadolu news agency also reported on Tuesday that Nasrallah suffered an adverse health condition several days ago and was transferred to a private hospital in Beirut’s southern suburb and later to Iran for treatment, .

“Nasrallah left Lebanon to Tehran via Rafik Hariri International Airport,” sources close to Hezbollah told Anadolu, without specifying the date of the leader’s ailing.

Yesterday also Voice of Lebanon radio station reported that Nasrallah had been flown to Tehran for emergency medical treatment for severe cancer-related complications.

A Jordanian news website reported Monday that Nasrallah may have been injured during the shelling of Hezbollah positions this week by the Free Syrian Army.

According to the reports, Nasrallah’s deputy, Naim Kassem, has assumed command of the militant organization.

There were no official confirmation of any of the reports, but Lebanese French daily L’Orient Le Jour reported that Hezbollah denied that Nasrallah, is having health problems.

Update: Hezbollah has officially denied that its leader is sick. Its media office described te reports of his sickness with cancer and of being in Iran for treatment “unfounded” and stressed that he did not go anywhere and is in good health

  • Arnishel

    If this is true then he will need chemo therapy and the best possible treatment available. Will he look to Cuba as did his friend Chavez ? If he dies will it be blamed on Israel as with Arafat. And by the way where is the results from the exhumation. Should we not have results by now ?

    • 5thDrawer

      Well, you know those ‘tests’ take such a long time … labs are busy these days. ;-)

  • Arnie Yesovitch

    If this is true then he will need chemo therapy and the best possible treatment available. Will he look to Cuba as did his friend Chavez ? If he dies will it be blamed on Israel as with Arafat. And by the way where is the results from the exhumation. Should we not have results by now ?

    • 5thDrawer

      Well, you know those ‘tests’ take such a long time … labs are busy these days. ;-)

  • Patience2

    Nah … he moved because he saw the manure truck backing up toward the mouth of his cave.

    • joey

      but i thought he is the manure truck that why every time he open his mouth his supporters goes high

      • hariri assaoudi

        you seem to regurgitate manure every time you utter words; you and patience are founders of manure club

  • Patience2

    Nah … he moved because he saw the manure truck backing up toward the mouth of his cave.

    • joey

      but i thought he is the manure truck that why every time he open his mouth his supporters goes high

      • hariri assaoudi

        you seem to regurgitate manure every time you utter words; you and patience are founders of manure club

  • 5thDrawer

    Simply not out of the cave getting sun on the ‘nude beach’ often enough, I’d say. ;-)

  • 5thDrawer

    Simply not out of the cave getting sun on the ‘nude beach’ often enough, I’d say. ;-)

  • joey

    his modeling role could be finished and now they will finish him by saying cancer or may be even he is pregnant who knows only ayato allah will know lets wait and see

  • joey

    his modeling role could be finished and now they will finish him by saying cancer or may be even he is pregnant who knows only ayato allah will know lets wait and see