Hezbollah’s Armed Resistance

Near Bent Jbail, Lebanon – February 28, 2013: Surface to Surface rockets pointing south (toward Israel) on the roadside from Qana to Bent Jbail in Hezbollah controlled South Lebanon.

A recent European Union report  offers an EU specific look at terrorism faced by member states in 2017.   A part of that report focused on terrorist financing, particularly on how money-laundering operations for organized crime groups are partly financing Lebanese Hezbollah’s military wing.  

Just before Lebanon’s Parliamentary elections in May, The Cipher Brief asked our experts about Hezbollah’s ties to Iran, Syria, and it’s likely path ahead.

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