The Final Rule should also update the evidentiary package with respect to Iran’s current practices in light of its central bank’s continued support for Hezbollah and other schemes to provide proxies with additional funding. These actions would reinforce the framework for the maximum pressure campaign that the administration is now waging against Iran.Read More
Tony Badran, Tablet magazine’s Levant analyst, is a research fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies. He tweets @AcrossTheBay.Read More
Benjamin Weinthal is a European correspondent at The Jerusalem Post and a fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies.Read More
Unless Washington targets the group more effectively, it can outlive the pressure on Tehran.
U.S. officials claiming that sanctions against Iran have put the Lebanese terrorist organization in dire financial straits are cherry-picking evidence to paint a misleading picture