Author Archive

Matthew Levitt

Matthew Levitt directs the counterterrorism program at The Washington Institute for Near East Policy and is the author of the forthcoming book Hezbollah: The Global Footprint of Lebanon's Party of God.

What Is Hezbollah Doing in Europe?

Two years after bombing a Bulgarian airport, the Iran-backed terrorists remain as strong as ever on the continent. By Matthew Levitt


30 Years Later: The Marines Barracks Bombing and the Birth of Hezbollah

Three spectacular attacks targeting U.S. interests in Lebanon, including the 1983 bombing of the Marines barracks in Beirut, introduced Hezbollah to the world. By Matthew Levitt