Hostage Diplomacy

A Weekend on the Edge

Plus: A look at the presidential election in Argentina.

How Sanctions Can Help Bring Home American Hostages

The Levinson Act allows the administration to target individuals, not just organizations.

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Was the Brittney Griner Deal the Right Move?

A former Defense Department official doesn’t think so: A Dispatch Q&A.

Devil’s Bargain

How Russia jammed up Biden on Brittney Griner’s release.