Arsen Ostrovsky is an international human rights lawyer and freelance journalist.
Previously a Research Fellow at the Hudson Institute and Associate Editor at EYEontheUN.org, Arsen's research and writings are focused primarily on international law and human rights, the Arab-Israeli conflict and Middle East foreign policy. Arsen has been published in many leading news publications and on-line sites around the world and is a regular contributor at Huffington Post.
Robert Levinson, 67, an American citizen, is a retired DEA and FBI agent. In 2007, while researching a cigarette smuggling case as a private investigator, he was abducted in Iran and has since been held hostage.