Amman says it’s willing to trade a jihadi bomber for the life of a pilot held by the Islamic State. It may already be too late.
Elias GrollElias Groll is an assistant editor at Foreign Policy. A native of Stockholm, Sweden, he received his undergraduate degree from Harvard University, where he was the managing editor of The Harvard Crimson.
As Hezbollah gains ground in the Golan, Iran is now knocking on the door of Israel’s quietest border.
Phillip SmythPhillip Smyth is a researcher at the University of Maryland’s Laboratory for Computational Cultural Dynamics and author of the Hizballah Cavalcade blog, which focuses on Shiite militant organizations. Follow him on Twitter: @phillipsmyth.