My Person of the Year: The IDF Yair Golan, an IDF Commander Taking Israel's Volatile North by the Horns

He's charismatic and a bit old-fashioned, but appreciated by the army ranks and top brass; as commander of the sector bordering Syria, Golan seems destined for greatness.

Yair Golan, the GOC Northern Command Maj. Gen., may be the busiest man in the Israel...