Shaykh Ahmad al-Assir
Using Syria to Inspire Jihad: A Profile of Lebanese Salafi Ahmad al-Assir - Volume 4 Issue 5
The Evolution of Sunni Jihadism in Lebanon Since 2011
Since the Syrian civil war began in early 2011, the conflict has reignited sectarian tensions in neighboring Lebanon, transforming parts of the country into flashpoints of violence and operational spaces... MORE
Can the Lebanese Military Ensure Domestic Security After the Battle at Abra?
The Lebanese Armed Forces’ recent battle against the Salafist Free Resistance Brigades in the Abra district of the southern coastal city of Sidon has increased scrutiny of the military’s ability... MORE
Lebanese Salafist Cleric Organizes Militia Forays into Syria
With the militarization of the Syrian uprising complete, the makeup of the violent insurrection that is raging across Syria remains a topic of scrutiny. The assemblage of competing opposition forces... MORE