Russia Risks an Israel Showdown over Hezbollah in Syria


Back in 1967, Moscow shrugged when Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser closed the Straits of Tiran, cutting shipping routes to the Israeli port of Eilat—Israel’s only one in the Red Sea. Egyptian and Syrian troop movements on the Israeli border — coupled with Nasser’s fiery rhetoric threatening mass slaughter — paved the way for war. All…


Russia Risks an Israel Showdown over Hezbollah in Syria
Russia Risks an Israel Showdown over Hezbollah in Syria

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