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U.S. Sanctions More Hezbollah Facilitators in Lebanon

18th October 2018 – FDD's CSIF Policy Brief

U.S. Sanctions More Hezbollah Facilitators in Lebanon

Emanuele Ottolenghi, Tyler Stapleton

The U.S. Department of the Treasury earlier this month sanctioned Lebanese national Muhammad Abdallah al-Amin and seven companies he controls for providing material support to Adham Husayn Tabaja – a Hezbollah insider who was himself designated by the Treasury Department in 2015. This round of sanctions is the latest in a string of actions designed to target Hezbollah’s finances worldwide. more...

Analysis & Commentary

18th October 2018 – FDD's CSIF Policy Brief

U.S. Sanctions More Hezbollah Facilitators in Lebanon

Emanuele Ottolenghi, Tyler Stapleton

The U.S. Department of the Treasury earlier this month sanctioned Lebanese national Muhammad Abdallah al-Amin and seven companies he controls for providing material support to Adham Husayn Tabaja – a Hezbollah insider who was himself designated by the Treasury Department in 2015. This round of sanctions is the latest in a string of actions designed to target Hezbollah’s finances worldwide. more...

12th October 2018 – FDD's CSIF Policy Brief

Congress Again Puts Hezbollah and Its Partners in Its Crosshairs

Tyler Stapleton

Despite Congressional measures to push Hezbollah out of the formal banking sector in Lebanon, Hezbollah has continued to thrive in Lebanon through illicit finance channels and has received funding through its patron Iran. To counteract this, Congress last night unanimously approved the Hizballah International Financing Prevention Amendments Act, which will now go to the president’s desk. more...

17th September 2018 – PragerU

What is Hezbollah?

Tony Badran

FDD's Tony Badran answers the question "What is Hezbollah?" for PragerU. more...

21st August 2018 – FDD's Long War Journal

Hezbollah’s Nasrallah meets with Houthi leadership

Alexandra N. Gutowski

Over the weekend, Hezbollah media sources released a photo of a meeting between its Secretary General Hassan Nasrallah and Yemen’s Houthi leadership. The Houthis are engaged in a multi-year insurgency against Yemen’s internationally-recognized government, which is backed by a coalition of Gulf countries. more...