Watch Webinar – Hezbollah’s Escalation Dilemma

Last Friday, Hezbollah’s leader, Hassan Nasrallah, spoke for the first time since Hamas’s barbaric attack on October 7. While Nasrallah stopped short of committing Hezbollah to joining a full-scale war, he was unequivocal in his threats against Israel and the United States. Meanwhile, Hezbollah continues to intensify its harassing attacks along Israel’s northern border. What should we expect of Hezbollah’s involvement in the war and how can it best be deterred?

Watch JINSA’s expert discussion featuring Hanin Ghaddar, Friedmann Senior Fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, IDF Lieutenant Colonel (ret.) Sarit Zehavi, the founder and president of Alma, and Orna Mizrahi, senior researcher at the Institute for National Security Studies (INSS). The discussion was moderated by JINSA’s Randi & Charles Wax Senior Fellow John Hannah.

The Jewish Institute for National Security of America (JINSA) is dedicated to educating Congressional, military and civilian national security decision-makers on American defense and strategic interests, primarily in the Middle East, the cornerstone of which is a robust U.S.-Israeli security cooperation. JINSA believes that a strong American military and national security posture is the best guarantor of peace and the survival of our values and civilization.