The official Lebanese news agency quoted Hezbollah Deputy Sheikh Naim Qassem in a Hezbollah political forum in Beirut. He spoke about an array of topics connected to development in the region and in Lebanon and did not refer to reports of his injury.
On Wednesday, the rebels reported that Qassem was injured in an explosion of a Hezbollah and Syrian officer convoy travelling between Lebanon and Syria. The rebels also published a short film supposedly documenting the explosion. On Wednesday, Hezbollah Chief Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah denied the reports of his injury. (Roi Kais)