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Areas of Expertise

Lebanon، Palestinians، Terrorism،

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Neither Remaining Nor Expanding: The Decline of the Islamic State

July 25, 2018

Policy Focus، Counterterrorism Lecture،

The Rise of ISIL:

August 29, 2016

Policy Focus، Counterterrorism Lecture،

From the Boston Marathon to the Islamic State: Countering Violent Extremism

April 1, 2015

Policy Focus، Counterterrorism Lecture،

No Good Outcome:

November 26, 2013

Policy Focus،

Fighting the Ideological Battle

July 8, 2010

Strategic Reports،

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Most Recent Analysis

The Men Responsible for the AMIA Bombing Are Known—and Still at Large

August 12, 2019

Inside Hezbollah’s American Sleeper Cells: Waiting for Iran’s Signal to Strike U.S. and Israeli Targets

August 4, 2019

Hezbollah Isn’t Just in Beirut. It’s in New York, Too.

June 14, 2019

Europe Has Not Faced Up to the Threat of Hizbollah

June 9, 2019

Does Designation of the Revolutionary Guards Make a Difference?

April 18, 2019

What Will IRGC Designation Actually Do?

April 8, 2019

The Battle Against Extremism: Assessment and Prescriptions

March 25, 2019

Hezbollah’s Procurement Channels: Leveraging Criminal Networks and Partnering with Iran

March 21, 2019

Repatriating Western Jihadists: The Impact of U.S. Syria Policy

February 27, 2019

Sending the Right Message in Cairo: Advice for Secretary Pompeo

January 7, 2019

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Selected Outside Publications

"Hamas's Ideological Crisis," in Current Trends in Islamist Ideology (2009)

"Foreign Fighters and Their Economic Impact: A Case Study of Syria and al-Qaeda in Iraq (AQI)," in Perspectives on Terrorism September (2009)

"Hezbollah Finances: Funding the Party of God," in Terrorism Financing and State Responses: a Comparative Perspective (Stanford University Press, 2007)

"Hamas Social Welfare: In the Service of Terror," in The Making of a Terrorist: Recruitment, Training, and Root Causes (New York: Praeger Publishers, 2005)

"The Impact of Acute Security Crises on the Process of Ongoing Negotiations: Lessons from the Palestinian-Israeli Peace Process, 1993-1996" (Ph.D. dissertation, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, 2005).

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