Israeli officials revealed Monday that the Islamic Republic had stepped up its support for Lebanese Shiite terror group Hezbollah over the past few weeks.
General Secretary: Ahmed Jibril Founder: Ahmed Jibril Established: 1968 Headquarters: Damascus, Syria Paramilitary wings: Jihad Jibril Brigades Ideology: Arab nationalism Palestinian nationalism International affiliation
Leader(s): Fathi Shaqaqi (1981–1995) Ramadan Shalah (1995–) Abd Al Aziz Awda (1981–) Dates of operation: 1987 Active region(s): Gaza Strip Ideology Palestinian nationalism: Palestinianism
People of Interest: Khaled Mashal as Chief of the Political Bureau Mousa Abu Marzouq as Deputy Chief of the Political Bureau Khaled Mashal as
Founded: 1985 Ideology: • Shia Jihadism • Khomeinism • Islamic nationalism • Anti-Zionism • Anti-West • Anti-Semitism • Anti-“Western imperialism Website: http://www.moqawama.org/ Leader: Hasan
Added on October 12, 2011 to the Specially Designated Nationals (SDN) list maintained by the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control