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12th June 2018 – Foreign Podicy

Podcast: Iraq, Lebanon, and Iran’s March Across the Middle East

Clifford D. May, Tony Badran

Lebanon and Iraq both recently held elections, which is good news – or is it? Hezbollah, Iran's terrorist foreign legion, is now more firmly in control of Lebanon than ever before. Meanwhile, Iraq still faces many perils, not least from the Islamic Republic of Iran as it pursues its imperialist ambitions in the region. more...

25th January 2018 – Foreign Podicy

Podcast: A bombing, a cover-up, and a murder

Clifford D. May, Toby Dershowitz

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28th September 2017 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Yaya J. Fanusie

Yaya Fanusie, director of analysis at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies’ Center on Sanctions and Illicit Finance, joins the John Batchelor show to discuss Hezbollah’s successful global narco-terrorism activities. more...

30th August 2017 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Behnam Ben Taleblu

FDD senior Iran any Behnam Ben Taleblu joins the John Batchelor Show to discuss the possibility of another war between Israel and Hezbollah. more...

25th August 2017 – Infobae

Infobae

Emanuele Ottolenghi

Emanuele Ottolenghi, Experto en terrorismo de la Fundación para la Defensa de las Democracias habla con Infobae. more...

17th August 2017 – Telemetro Panama

Telemetro Panama

Emanuele Ottolenghi

Especialista en financiación de grupos terroristas Emanuele Ottolenghi habla sobre Hezbolá en América Latina. more...

11th July 2017 – Sirius XM

The Morning Briefing

Clifford D. May

Foundation for Defense of Democracies founder and president Clifford May speaks with Tim Farley about the probability of a new war between Hezbollah and Israel in the near future. more...

16th June 2017 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Emanuele Ottolenghi

FDD Senior Fellow Emanuele Ottolenghi discusses Hezbollah smuggling from Paraguay and Syria. more...

17th March 2017 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Tony Badran

FDD senior fellow Tony Badran discusses Iran and Hezbollah. more...

16th June 2016 – Fox Business

Lou Dobbs Tonight

Mark Dubowitz

FDD Executive Director Mark Dubowitz and Fox News National Security Analyst KT McFarland discuss CIA Chief John Brennan contradicting President Obama over terrorism. more...

2nd June 2016 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Jonathan Schanzer

FDD VP for research Jonathan Schanzer discusses his recent article, Putting Hezbollah 'Out of Business' more...

20th April 2016 – Fox News

Special Report with Bret Baier

Mark Dubowitz

FDD Executive Director, Mark Dubowitz, joined Special Report with Bret Baier to talk about the recent Supreme Court Ruling on Bank Markazi v. Petersen, with which it upheld its decision to force Iran to pay nearly $2 billion to U.S. victims of Iranian sponsored terrorism. more...

14th May 2015 – Voice of America Persian

VOA Persian Coverage of FDD Event

Clifford D. May, Jonathan Schanzer

With continued Hezbollah activity emanating from Lebanon, Iran and the IRGC trying to set up a base of operations in the Golan Heights, the decline of the Assad regime in southern Syria, and rising tensions in the Sinai Peninsula, Israel's security situation has become increasingly complex and dangerous. What is the Israeli security outlook for the near and mid-term future? more...

29th January 2015 – Fox News

Happening Now

Jonathan Schanzer

FDD VP for Research Jonathan Schanzer comments on escalating tensions between Israel and Hezbollah. more...

29th January 2015 – The Blaze

Glenn Beck Program

Jonathan Schanzer

FDD VP for Research Jonathan Schanzer talks with Buck Sexton about the perceptions and goals of Hezbollah in the Middle East. more...

28th January 2015 – Sun News Network

Straight Talk

Benjamin Weinthal

FDD Research Fellow Benjamin Weinthal shares his reaction to news of a strike on the Israel-Lebanon border by Hezbollah. more...

28th January 2015 – Sun News Network

Byline

Emanuele Ottolenghi

FDD Senior Fellow Emanuele Ottolenghi discusses possible motivations for the recent Hezbollah attack on the Israel-Lebanon border. more...

28th January 2015 – 1070 AM - Houston, TX

Sam Malone Show

Clifford D. May

FDD President Clifford May talks with Sam Malone about Alberto Nisman and the recent Hezbollah attack at the Israel-Lebanon border. more...

24th January 2015 – CNN International

Erin Burnett OutFront

Mark Dubowitz

FDD Executive Director Mark Dubowitz on the mysterious death of Argentine prosecutor Alberto Nisman. more...

22nd January 2015 – CNN

The Situation Room

Mark Dubowitz

FDD Executive Director Mark Dubowitz discusses the circumstances surrounding the mysterious death of Alberto Nisman. more...

Experts

Emanuele Ottolenghi

Senior Fellow

Benjamin Weinthal

Research Fellow

Jonathan Schanzer

Senior Vice President

John Hannah

Senior Counselor

Tony Badran

Research Fellow

Events

25th July 2016 - 9:15 AM

The Third Lebanon War

This summer marks 10 years since the Second Lebanon War—the longest war experienced by Israel since 1948—which left in its wake severe devastation on both sides of the border. The ceasefire under UN Security Resolution 1701 was broken by Hezbollah almost immediately after its implementation in August 2006. Since then, Hezbollah has been gradually but intensively building itself into a more lethal and dangerous force, with new weapons, training and financing from Iran.

13th May 2015 - 11:30 AM

Disputed Borders and the Struggle for Order: Addressing Security Threats in the Middle East

With continued Hezbollah activity emanating from Lebanon, Iran and the IRGC trying to set up a base of operations in the Golan Heights, the decline of the Assad regime in southern Syria, and rising tensions in the Sinai Peninsula, Israel's security situation has become increasingly complex and dangerous. What is the Israeli security outlook for the near and mid-term future?