Hezbollah vs Harakat Al-Muqawama Al-Islamia

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Hezbollah vs. Harakat Al-Muqawama Al-Islamia Terrorism is a problem that has been affecting our world since humans have been walking on this planet. Whether it’s dealing with suicide bombings, cyber warfare, Eco terrorism, or even nuclear terrorism it is something that all countries have to deal with at some point. One of the main priorities of the United States is to keep terrorist attacks from occurring in our country at all costs. When looking at terrorists, two dangerous groups that will be discussed in this paper are the Hezbollah and the Harakat Al-Muqawama Al-Islamia (Hamas). These two groups both have strong beliefs and seem as though to go to any means possible to get their way and they will not stop until they get it.…show more content…
This charity had supplied large funds to the families of suicide bombers. Receipts had been collected by police and had found that they had totaled more than $4.0 million in donations that had been sent to Hezbollah. Another hoopla that the Hezbollah had relied heavily on was television. The Al-Manar television station was an important part of Hezbollah’s propaganda. This was also important for their political stands, psychological warfare, and also was used as a money laundering technique. Also from the study done by Martin Rudner, the Al-Manar was said to acquire large contributions from Hezbollah’s own business cooperatives in Beirut, the Beqaa valley, and south Lebanon. Much of the budget requirements are actually being covered by Hezbollah. In return, the Al-Manar plays a huge role in fundraising for this terrorist group. Television advertisements are run routinely on this station resulting in large donations being sent in from many different communities. (Hezbollah: Between Ideology and Political Pragmatism) Another reason the Hezbollah has remained a powerful terrorist group is because of their large network growth. The reason for this large growth has a lot to do with their recruitment process. Although the recruitment process is a tough aspect to gain insight on, there is some official communication that the Hezbollah has released that is used to learn more about this process. During the beginning stages of the

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