Israeli ex-Mossad spy chief Meir Dagan dies at 71

Mar 17, 2016

Israeli ex-Mossad spy chief Meir Dagan dies at 71

Meir Dagan, a former Israeli general and longtime director of its spy agency, died Thursday. He was 71. Dagan directed the Mossad from 2002 until he retired in early 2011. Under his leadership, the Mossad reportedly carried out covert attacks against Iranian nuclear scientists ...

Islamic State says it's holding Israeli spy in Syria

Feb 13, 2015

Islamic State says it's holding Israeli spy in Syria

The Islamic State group said on Thursday it was holding an Israeli Arab who had posed as a foreign fighter in order to spy for Mossad, an account denied by Israel and by the man’s family, who said he had been kidnapped. In an ...

Dec 2, 2014

Ex-handler: Israeli spy Pollard bungled '85 U.S. escape plan

Convicted spy Jonathan Pollard had an escape plan in place for him to flee to Israel but bungled it by seeking asylum at the Israeli Embassy in Washington instead, his former Israeli handler said in an interview aired Monday. Pollard was a civilian intelligence ...