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Hamas member killed in Syria, Mossad suspected

June 28th, 2012 Comments off

A 2010 image allegedly shows one of the suspects (R) in the murder of top Hamas militant Mahmud al-MabhuhA Hamas member was killed Wednesday in a suburb of the Syrian capital Damascus, a senior member of the group told AFP, adding that they suspected Israel's spy agency of being behind the attack.

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Don’t attack Iran, urges Israel’s ex-spy chief

March 9th, 2012 Comments off

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) embraces the outgoing director of Mossad, Meir Dagan, in 2011The former chief of Israel’s Mossad spy agency has cautioned against an attack on Iran’s nuclear sites and put his trust firmly in US President Barack Obama to intervene if and when necessary.

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Report: Swede blames Mossad for Bangkok arrest (AP)

January 20th, 2012 Comments off

AP – A Lebanese-Swedish man detained in a terror probe in Thailand has told a Swedish newspaper that he’s innocent and blamed Israel’s Mossad spy agency for his arrest.
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‘Israeli spy’ hanged by Iranians

December 28th, 2010 Comments off

Iran has hanged a man after finding him guilty of spying for the Israeli spy agency Mossad, a Tehran news agency says.
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Dubai blames Mossad for Hamas commander’s slaying (AP)

February 18th, 2010 Comments off

An image grab taken from hotel surveillance camera footage, released by Dubai Police, allegedly shows two murder suspects dressed as tourists in tennis outfits. Britain and Ireland have called in Israel's envoys over the use of fake passports by the killers of a Hamas chief last month, as Dubai's police chief said he was sure Mossad was behind the murder.(AFP/Dubai Police)AP – Dubai’s police chief accused Israel’s spy agency in the methodical stalking and killing of a Hamas commander, saying Thursday he was nearly “100 percent” certain the Mossad directed the alleged hit squad.

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Israelis convinced: Mossad behind Dubai hit (AP)

February 17th, 2010 Comments off

This combination image made from undated photos released by the Dubai Ruler's Media Office on Monday, Feb. 15, 2010, which were claimed by Dubai's Police Chief to show eleven suspects wanted in connection with the killing of a Hamas commander, Mahmoud al-Mabhouh, in his Dubai hotel room last month. (From left to right, top row): Evan Dennings of Irish nationality, Gail Folliard of Irish nationality, James Leonard Clarke of British nationality, Jonathan Louis Graham of British nationality; (From left to right, middle row) Michael Bodenheimer of German nationality, Paul John Keeley of British nationality, Michael Lawrence Barney of British nationality; (From left to right, bottom row) Peter Elvinger of French nationality, Kevin Daveron of Irish nationality, Melvyn Adam Mildiner of British nationality, Stephen Daniel Hodes of British nationality. (AP Photo/Dubai Ruler's Media Office) EDITORIAL USE ONLYAP – Israeli security officials said Wednesday they were convinced the Mossad was behind the assassination of a Hamas commander in Dubai and harshly criticized the spy agency for allegedly stealing the identities of its own citizens to carry out the hit.

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Israel says no proof it carried out Dubai killing (Reuters)

February 17th, 2010 Comments off

An image released by Dubai Police to Reuters on February 15, 2010 shows the 11 people suspected of killing Hamas militant Mahmoud al-Mabhouh in a luxury hotel in the Gulf emirate last month. REUTERS/Dubai Police/HandoutReuters – Israel’s foreign minister said on Wednesday the use of the identities of foreign-born Israelis by a hit squad suspected of killing a Hamas militant in Dubai did not prove the Mossad spy agency assassinated him.

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Israel: No reason to think Mossad killed Hamas man (AP)

February 17th, 2010 Comments off

This combination image made from undated photos released by the Dubai Ruler's Media Office on Monday, Feb. 15, 2010, which were claimed by Dubai's Police Chief to show eleven suspects wanted in connection with the killing of a Hamas commander, Mahmoud al-Mabhouh, in his Dubai hotel room last month. (From left to right, top row): Evan Dennings of Irish nationality, Gail Folliard of Irish nationality, James Leonard Clarke of British nationality, Jonathan Louis Graham of British nationality; (From left to right, middle row) Michael Bodenheimer of German nationality, Paul John Keeley of British nationality, Michael Lawrence Barney of British nationality; (From left to right, bottom row) Peter Elvinger of French nationality, Kevin Daveron of Irish nationality, Melvyn Adam Mildiner of British nationality, Stephen Daniel Hodes of British nationality. (AP Photo/Dubai Ruler's Media Office) EDITORIAL USE ONLYAP – Israel’s foreign minister said Wednesday there was no reason to assume the Mossad assassinated a Hamas military commander in Dubai, even as suspicions mounted that the country’s vaunted spy agency made the hit using the identities of Israelis with European passports.

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Judith Miller (seemingly) expresses her admiration of Isareli murders

February 2nd, 2010 Comments off

The strike was vintage Mossad—precise, without fingerprints, and deniable, the kind of operation in which Dagan has specialized since becoming chief of the spy agency seven years ago.” As is known, Miller won the Booker prize AND the Nobel prize for peace for locating Iraqi WMDs. She has been rewarded in her career with a spot on…Fox News’ media panel. You can’t get more prestigious than than in US journalism. (thanks David)

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