Matthew Levitt is the Fromer-Wexler Senior Fellow and director of the Reinhard Program on Counterterrorism and Intelligence at The Washington Institute.
Articles & Testimony
Three months into the war, even the group’s own propaganda points to lackluster weapons production.
Hamas brought in the new year this week by firing a barrage of about 30 rockets from Gaza into Israel. And while the terrorist group continues to publish propaganda videos boasting of its rocket arsenal, Hamas rocket fire has dropped from an average of 75 per day in early December to 14 per day by the end of the month. The Israeli military has slowly but methodically targeted the organized weapons production line that Hamas developed over the past 15 years...