Loyalty to the Resistance Bloc

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The Loyalty to the Resistance Bloc (Arabic: كتلة الوفاء للمقاومة) is Hezbollah's political wing in the Lebanese parliament.[1] Along with Amal, the party dominates the March 8 Alliance and since 2012 has held two seats in the Lebanese cabinet.[2][3] The party is currently led by Hezbollah member and prominent Shi'a politician Mohammad Raad.[4]

2009 Elections[edit]

The Bloc won 13 seats in the 2009 general election.[5]

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Name Party/Bloc District Religion Notes


Ali Ammar      Hezbollah Baabda Shia Nephew of Mahmoud Ammar
Bilal Farhat      Hezbollah Baabda Shia
Mohammad Fneish      Hezbollah Sour Shia Cabinet member - Minister of Sports and Youth
Nawwaf Fneish      Hezbollah Sour Shia
Hassan Fadlallah      Hezbollah Bint Jbeil Shia
Mohammad Raad      Hezbollah Nabatieh Shia
Ali Fayyad      Hezbollah Hasbaya/Marjeyoun Shia
Hussein Moussawi      Hezbollah Baalbeck/Hermil Shia
Hussein el Hage Hassan      Hezbollah Baalbeck/Hermil Shia Cabinet member - Minister of Industry
Nawwar el Sahili      Hezbollah Baalbeck/Hermil Shia
Ali Mekdad      Hezbollah Baalbeck/Hermil Shia
Elwalid Succariyeh      Hezbollah Baalbeck/Hermil Sunni[6]
Nawwar el Sahili      Hezbollah Baalbeck/Hermil Shia

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