Only the besotted Arabists in the US State DEpartment can possibly come up with a delusional take that there are moderate elements in Hizbullah. Hisbullah has only one objective -- to control Lebanon and force all its citizens to become Shiite Muslims at the point of a sword. Its desire to destroy Israel is only a means toward achieving this goal as, in the Middle East, the more you hate Israel the greater your chances of winning popular support by the illiterate mob of benighted Arabs.
Russia is not and will not launch infantry operations in Syria, says senior lawmaker (Reuters)
from the article: U.S. adviser: Washington hopes to promote Hezbollah 'moderates'