Syrian Jewish bibles dispute

2014-12-08 20:44

Ancient bibles smuggled from Syria to Israel in a spy mission could spark an ownership dispute.

2nd 'Prisoner X' held in Israel: Report

2013-07-09 15:00

A second 'Prisoner X' is being held in top-secret conditions in the same jail where an Israeli-Australian spy took his own life in 2010, says a report.

Prisoner X: Israel pressed for details

2013-03-26 13:00

The Australian government says it is continuing to push Israel for a fuller explanation into the arrest, detention and suicide of Australian-Israeli Mossad agent Ben Zygier.

Prisoner X died by hanging in shower

2013-02-19 21:51

An anonymous detainee found dead in his prison cell in December 2010, identified by Australian media as Mossad agent Ben Zygier, died by hanging in his cell's bathroom.

Israel denies Egypt attack

2012-08-06 22:51

Israel has dismissed a claim by Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood that it was in any way involved in a deadly attack on a police station in Sinai in which 16 policemen were killed.

Israel foreign minister, Mossad in row

2011-11-20 19:17

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has called in Israel's top diplomat and the Mossad spymaster to try to end a feud that has harmed ties between their agencies.

Iran arrests Israeli spy ring

2011-01-10 17:32

Iran has arrested a "network of spies" linked to Israel's Mossad intelligence service which it blames for the assassination of an Iranian nuclear scientist in 2010.

Rabbi: Sex with the enemy kosher

2010-10-04 14:12

Jewish law allows women to sleep with the enemy in order to get intelligence vital to Israel's security, a rabbi has been quoted as saying.

Egypt spy death inquest starts

2010-07-12 22:27

The widow of a wealthy Egyptian suspected of involvement in espionage told an inquest into his death that her husband had expressed fears that his life was in danger.

Suspected Mossad agent arrested

2010-06-12 16:32

Polish authorities have arrested at the request of Germany a suspected Mossad agent thought to have played a role assassination of a Hamas commander.

Israel fears passport fallout

2010-03-24 19:16

Israel, which had hoped a row over fake passports in the killing of a top Hamas militant was over, now fears other countries will follow Britain's lead in expelling diplomats.

Hamas trader drugged, suffocated

2010-02-28 19:13

A Hamas leader killed in his Dubai hotel room was drugged and then suffocated, police have said, giving further details of the Cold war-style hit.

Dubai: 'sure' of Mossad hit

2010-02-21 17:13

The hit squad which killed a senior Hamas militant in Dubai last month made use of diplomatic passports according to Dubai police.

Israel against spy's arrest

2010-02-19 13:02

Israel has shrugged off calls for its top spy to be arrested over the killing of a top Hamas commander in Dubai, saying that there is no "incriminating proof".

Killing: 'Zionist' methods used

2010-01-14 16:04

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says "Zionist" methods were used in the attack on a leading nuclear scientist, who was killed in a bombing outside his home.


Iran seeks new approach with atomic agency

2013-10-28 21:54

Iran's top nuclear negotiator has called for a "new approach" in ties with the UN atomic watchdog, kicking off a series of meetings preparing for tough talks with world powers next week.

Egypt charges alleged spies

2013-06-26 19:14

Egypt's public prosecutor has referred nine people, including six foreigners, to trial for allegedly spying for Israel.

Prisoner X's hanging went unnoticed

2013-02-21 19:02

Israeli guards supposedly keeping a round-the-clock watch on a mystery dual nationality prisoner held in isolation, had failed to notice his suicide for a full hour.

Charges likely in 'Prisoner X' suicide

2013-02-15 18:04

The circumstances surrounding the death of an Australian-Israeli man known as "Prisoner X" in an Israeli jail is likely to lead to negligence charges, the justice ministry says.

Israel, Azerbaijan sign $1.6bn arms deal

2012-02-26 18:33

Israeli has signed a $1.6bn arms deal with Azerbaijan, bringing sophisticated Israeli technology to the doorstep of Iran.

'Spy' held in Egypt is US law student

2011-06-13 21:35

The alleged spy arrested in Egypt is a law student doing an internship at an NGO in Cairo.

Israel, Dubai top cops meet

2010-11-15 23:17

A top Israeli police officer has met with the chief of police of Dubai, who has led accusations that Israel was behind the slaying of a Hamas commander in the emirate.

Israeli 'spy' appeals extradition

2010-07-19 15:23

An Israeli man held in Poland for suspected involvement in the killing of a Hamas chief has appealed against his planned extradition to Germany.

Ex-Mossad chief calls for Iran strike

2010-06-21 22:27

Israel should launch a pre-emptive strike to prevent arch-foe Iran from going nuclear, a former head of Israel's Mossad intelligence agency has said.

Aus expels Israeli diplomat

2010-05-24 07:52

Australia has ordered the expulsion of an Israeli diplomat after investigators concluded Israel was responsible for forging four Australian passports.

Dubai: Israel fakes more docs

2010-03-09 19:03

Dubai's police chief has accused Israel of 'vast falsification' of travel documents, noting that dozens of false passports have been uncovered.

UAE condemns passport abuse

2010-02-21 20:56

The UAE has condemned the abuse of European passports by the assassins of a top Hamas figure in Dubai, as police have said some of them entered the country with diplomatic passports.

Dubai: Mossad killed Hamas man

2010-02-20 13:35

Dubai's police chief has said in a report that his force has evidence incriminating the Mossad in the killing of a Hamas commander in the Gulf emirate.

Heat on Israeli hit squad

2010-02-17 14:33

Pressure is mounting on Israel's infamous hit squad, Mossad, after the assassination of a top Hamas militant.

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