Jason Ditz returns to the show to discuss the potential for escalation in the Middle East. Ditz has been following developments on Israel’s northern border closes and talks with Scott about the potential that Israel faces a direct war with Hezbollah. They then zoom out to the broader region and talk about the American troops in Iraq and the risk of a U.S. war with Iran.
Discussed on the show:
- Ditz’s recent articles
- “As U.S. and Militias Engage, White House Worries About a Tipping Point” (New York Times)
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