On the eve of the Syrian presidential elections the Iranian backed Hezbollah militant group announced that five its members were killed while fighting the rebels in various parts of Syria, according to a statement by the party on Monday. The party identified the dead fighters who were killed while fighting alongside the forces loyal to president Bashar al al Assad as follows :
Ahmed Ali Jaber (nicknamed Sajed) from Mafthoun – Nabatieh in south Lebanon .
Muhammad Ali Lamaa (nicknamed Hilal) from Adchit – Nabatieh in south Lebanon
Mohammed Hussein Ibrahim (nicknamed Mujahid ) from Adloun
Ali Hassan Abboud from Udaysah a southern border town .His body has not been found yet
Hussein Mohammed Ibrahim from the town of Kafur in south Lebanon