This paper analyzes al-Shabaab’s organized criminal activities, addresses the nexus of organized crime,
terrorism, and insurgency, and presents strategies to augment current approaches to marginalize the
terrorist group. Capitalizing on the weakness in the rule of law in Somalia and the...
Considered a political party by Lebanon and the broader Middle East, and
a terrorist group by the West and Israel, Hizbullah (also known as “The
Party of God”) makes headlines worldwide and has been studied
thoroughly by scholars of many traditions. The Hizbullah Phenomenon: