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Reuters
Gaza fishermen feel caught by Israel's tight security netcoast confirmed around 70 fishermen have been detained this year. They were han
Gaza fishermen feel caught by Israel's tight security net
Reuters / Posted yesterday
coast confirmed around 70 fishermen have been detained this year. They were handed over to other bodies, including the Shin Bet intelligence agency, for questioning before being returned to Gaza, he said. "Our job is to look out for the enemy,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Gaza fishermen feel caught by Israel's tight security netcoast confirmed around 70 fishermen have been detained this year. They were han
Gaza fishermen feel caught by Israel's tight security net
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
coast confirmed around 70 fishermen have been detained this year. They were handed over to other bodies, including the Shin Bet intelligence agency, for questioning before being returned to Gaza, he said. "Our job is to look out for the enemy,... Read more
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Breitbart
Page Six: 20 Guards Required to Secure Netanyahu Bathroom Trip at NYC Restauranthotel by arriving with an over-40-strong team of buff agents from the elite Isr
Page Six: 20 Guards Required to Secure Netanyahu Bathroom Trip at NYC Restaurant
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
hotel by arriving with an over-40-strong team of buff agents from the elite Israel Security Agency, known as Shin Bet. Fellow diners, including Charlie Rose, billionaire Ronald Perelman, Barbara Winston, ­DuJour’s Jason Binn and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Israel increases interrogations of Gazan travellersof travelers, they acknowledged that civilians can suffer because of the situat
Israel increases interrogations of Gazan travellers
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
of travelers, they acknowledged that civilians can suffer because of the situation. 'Terror infrastructure' Israel's Shin Bet security agency blamed Hamas for the interrogations, saying the group has repeatedly tried to exploit travellers,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Israel increases interrogations of Gazan travelersto be a small percentage of travelers, they acknowledged that civilians can suf
Israel increases interrogations of Gazan travelers
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
to be a small percentage of travelers, they acknowledged that civilians can suffer because of the situation. Israel's Shin Bet security agency, which conducts the interrogations, said Hamas has repeatedly tried to exploit travelers, including... Read more
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The Forward
How Many Security Guys Does Benjamin Netanyahu Need To Go to the Bathroom? 20.arrived at the posh eatery around 9 p.m. A-listers like Charlie Rose, Ron Pere
How Many Security Guys Does Benjamin Netanyahu Need To Go to the Bathroom? 20.
The Forward / Posted 6 days ago
arrived at the posh eatery around 9 p.m. A-listers like Charlie Rose, Ron Perelman and Iris Apfel watched as dozens of Shin Bet agents swept into the joint, which normally seats about 100 diners. Agents formed a gantlet around the restaurant... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Palestinian leader 'proud to be branded a global terrorist' by USlast year, Israeli newspapers reported that a Palestinian informant told Israel
Palestinian leader 'proud to be branded a global terrorist' by US
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
last year, Israeli newspapers reported that a Palestinian informant told Israel's domestic security agency, Shin Bet, during an interrogation that Hammad was responsible for organising terrorist cells in the West Bank to kidnap... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Netanyahu Orders Increased Police at Temple Mount, Reinforces Ban on Lawmakers Ahead of Jewish Holy DaysGeneral Zohar Dvir, Jerusalem District Police Commander Yoram Halevy, the deput
Netanyahu Orders Increased Police at Temple Mount, Reinforces Ban on Lawmakers Ahead of Jewish Holy Days
The Jewish Press / Posted 9 days ago
General Zohar Dvir, Jerusalem District Police Commander Yoram Halevy, the deputy Director of the Israel Security Agency (Shin Bet domestic intelligence agency), an IDF representative and personnel from the National Security Council. The prime... Read more
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USA Today
Volkswagen, Israeli group form car cybersecurity firmentering the automotive cybersecurity realm. The German company is collaborati
Volkswagen, Israeli group form car cybersecurity firm
USA Today / Posted 11 days ago
entering the automotive cybersecurity realm. The German company is collaborating with three former employees Israel’s Shin Bet intelligence agency, including Yuval Diskin, the agency's former head, to found CyMotive Technologies. The new... Read more
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J Weekly
Mideast Briefsaid organizations in the world. It receives support primarily from the United N
Mideast Briefs
J Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
aid organizations in the world. It receives support primarily from the United Nations and Western governments. Israel’s Shin Bet security service said last month that El-Halabi was a Hamas member who infiltrated the American aid group to divert... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Volkswagen is founding a new cybersecurity firm to prevent car hackingThree Israeli security experts, including Yuval Diskin, a former chief with the
Volkswagen is founding a new cybersecurity firm to prevent car hacking
Computer World Australia / Posted 13 days ago
Three Israeli security experts, including Yuval Diskin, a former chief with the country's internal security service Shin Bet, will lead the new company. Diskin will serve as the company’s chairman. “Together with Volkswagen we are building... Read more
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CIO
Volkswagen is founding a new cybersecurity firm to prevent car hackingThree Israeli security experts, including Yuval Diskin, a former chief with the
Volkswagen is founding a new cybersecurity firm to prevent car hacking
CIO / Posted 13 days ago
Three Israeli security experts, including Yuval Diskin, a former chief with the country's internal security service Shin Bet, will lead the new company. Diskin will serve as the company’s chairman. “Together with Volkswagen we are building... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Gaza Smuggling Ring Busted at Kerem Shalom After 100 ATVs Arrive Safelyall-terrain vehicles (ATVs) from Israel into Gaza via the Kerem Shalom Crossing
Gaza Smuggling Ring Busted at Kerem Shalom After 100 ATVs Arrive Safely
The Jewish Press / Posted 13 days ago
all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) from Israel into Gaza via the Kerem Shalom Crossing has been busted by Israeli authorities. Shin Bet intelligence agents teamed with Israel Police and Israel Customs Authority inspectors to catch the smugglers. The... Read more
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Auto Spies
Volkswagen Forms Cyber Security Company With Former Head Of Israel's Shin Bet IntelligenceVolkswagen is forming a company with the former head of Israel's Shin Bet intel
Volkswagen Forms Cyber Security Company With Former Head Of Israel's Shin Bet Intelligence
Auto Spies / Posted 14 days ago
Volkswagen is forming a company with the former head of Israel's Shin Bet intelligence agency to develop cybersecurity systems for Internet-connected cars and self-driving vehicles, the partners said in a statement today. The new company, CyMotive... Read more
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Fortune
Here’s Why Volkswagen Is Working With Israel’s Ex-Spy ChiefVolkswagen is forming a company with the former head of Israel’s Shin Bet intel
Here’s Why Volkswagen Is Working With Israel’s Ex-Spy Chief
Fortune / Posted 14 days ago
Volkswagen is forming a company with the former head of Israel’s Shin Bet intelligence agency to develop cybersecurity systems for Internet-connected cars and self-driving vehicles, the partners said in a statement Wednesday. The new company,... Read more
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Reuters
Volkswagen sets up cyber security firm with ex-Israeli spy chiefheadquarters in Wolfsburg, Germany, April 22, 2016. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke/
Volkswagen sets up cyber security firm with ex-Israeli spy chief
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
headquarters in Wolfsburg, Germany, April 22, 2016. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke/File Photo Yuval Diskin, head of Israel's Shin Bet security agency, attends the annual Institute for National Security Studies (INSS) conference in Tel Aviv, Israel... Read more
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The Hill
Are we safer 15 years after 9/11?when a bus is bombed, the scene is processed and that route is placed back in s
Are we safer 15 years after 9/11?
The Hill / Posted 15 days ago
when a bus is bombed, the scene is processed and that route is placed back in service that same day. St the same time, Shin Bet and Mossad work together to identify the terrorist and go after the group responsible within hours or days of the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Is Israel on the brink of tearing itself asunder?Decision at 50 poll shows 87 percent of Israeli Jews dread a bi-national conclu
Is Israel on the brink of tearing itself asunder?
Op-Ed News / Posted 15 days ago
Decision at 50 poll shows 87 percent of Israeli Jews dread a bi-national conclusion to the conflict. A former head of the Shin Bet intelligence service and a leader of Decision at 50, Ami Ayalon, echoed them, warning of an "approaching... Read more
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Breitbart
Israel’s Ariel Sharon Refused to Enter Bomb Shelter on 9/11Bruce Teitelbaum when a plane hit the World Trade Center’s second tower and the
Israel’s Ariel Sharon Refused to Enter Bomb Shelter on 9/11
Breitbart / Posted 15 days ago
Bruce Teitelbaum when a plane hit the World Trade Center’s second tower and the phone got disconnected. Moments later, Shin-Bet security service agents rushed in and urged the prime minister to head down to a bomb shelter, because of concerns... Read more
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The Christian Post
World Vision Shuts Down Gaza Office After Employee Indicted for Redirecting Millions to Hamasof dollars over the course of several years, allegedly from World Vision's budg
World Vision Shuts Down Gaza Office After Employee Indicted for Redirecting Millions to Hamas
The Christian Post / Posted 17 days ago
of dollars over the course of several years, allegedly from World Vision's budget. An unnamed senior official with Shin Bet, Israel's internal security service, earlier told The New York Times that Hamas had recruited Halabi 12 years ago... Read more
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The Jewish Press
World Vision Cancels Gaza Projects & Jobs After Longtime Hamas Stealing Exposedto take the staff back ‘once the crisis was resolved.’ On August 4, after the
World Vision Cancels Gaza Projects & Jobs After Longtime Hamas Stealing Exposed
The Jewish Press / Posted 17 days ago
to take the staff back ‘once the crisis was resolved.’ On August 4, after the indictment, the Israel Security Agency (Shin Bet) intelligence service announced World Vision’s Gaza operations manager Mohammed El-Halabi had funneled 60 percent of... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Joelle Ben Simon affair continues - organized crime in the Jerusalem Family Courtcould be found regarding the nature of her current appointment, raising suspici
Joelle Ben Simon affair continues - organized crime in the Jerusalem Family Court
Op-Ed News / Posted 17 days ago
could be found regarding the nature of her current appointment, raising suspicion that she now holds a position with the Shin-Bet office inside the Ministry of Justice (Freedom of Information request regarding her position was filed...). The... Read more
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Aljazeera
Palestinian vote suspended amid deep divisionswere clearly worried at the prospect of Hamas achieving some degree of success
Palestinian vote suspended amid deep divisions
Aljazeera / Posted 18 days ago
were clearly worried at the prospect of Hamas achieving some degree of success in the polls; senior military and Shin Bet officials repeatedly warned Palestinian Authority (PA) officials in recent weeks that "the elections could be a... Read more
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J Weekly
Mideast Briefsthe letter reads. Among those who have signed on are Noa Rothman, Rabin’s gran
Mideast Briefs
J Weekly / Posted 19 days ago
the letter reads. Among those who have signed on are Noa Rothman, Rabin’s granddaughter; Ami Ayalon, former head of the Shin Bet and an ex-Knesset member; Gen (Res.) Amram Mitzna, a former Labor Party chairman; Rabbi Michael Melchior, a former... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Can Israel ‘decide at 50’ what to do with the West Bank?former Head of the Shin Bet Ami Ayalon, photo by Reuters The 50th anniversary
Can Israel ‘decide at 50’ what to do with the West Bank?
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 22 days ago
former Head of the Shin Bet Ami Ayalon, photo by Reuters The 50th anniversary of the Six-Day War – and hence of Israel’s control of the West Bank – will be marked, or celebrated, or mourned - depends on one’s political views - next year. 50 years is... Read more
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The Forward
Israeli Leaders Call for Referendum as 50th Anniversary of Occupation Loomsfigures and cultural and academic leaders have also joined the initiative. Tho
Israeli Leaders Call for Referendum as 50th Anniversary of Occupation Looms
The Forward / Posted 22 days ago
figures and cultural and academic leaders have also joined the initiative. Those who have signed on include: former Shin Bet security service head and minister Ami Ayalon; former Labor Party chairman Amram Mitzna; former ministers Yuli... Read more
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Reuters
Israel maintains wary eye on Syria as conflict turns to 'balagan'and a special channel of communication with Russia to remain informed on Syria.
Israel maintains wary eye on Syria as conflict turns to 'balagan'
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
and a special channel of communication with Russia to remain informed on Syria. Avi Dichter, the former director of Shin Bet and now chair of parliament's foreign affairs and defense committee, said Israel, like all Western and Arab... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Gazan Equipment Dealer Charged With Smuggling, Selling Scuba Gear to Hamasindictment came after a joint investigation by Israel Police and the Israel Sec
Gazan Equipment Dealer Charged With Smuggling, Selling Scuba Gear to Hamas
The Jewish Press / Posted 23 days ago
indictment came after a joint investigation by Israel Police and the Israel Security Agency, known as the Shin Bet. Israel’s Southern District prosecutor filed an indictment in a Be’er Sheva court against 41-year-old Abd al-Rahman... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Israeli Civil War?of the service leave their jobs, they become spokesmen for peace. How come? Ac
Israeli Civil War?
Op-Ed News / Posted 24 days ago
of the service leave their jobs, they become spokesmen for peace. How come? Actually, there is a logical explanation. Shin Bet agents are the only part of the establishment which comes into real, direct, daily contact with the Palestinian... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Bullet in the head of a Hebron Palestinian and the Rabin assassinationThe first post-mortem operation was performed by the Ichilov hospital pathologi
Bullet in the head of a Hebron Palestinian and the Rabin assassination
Op-Ed News / Posted 25 days ago
The first post-mortem operation was performed by the Ichilov hospital pathologist, where Rabin died. However, later, the Shin-Bet called Prof Hiss to conduct a second post-mortem operation, which resulted in a report that contradicted the first... Read more
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Canberra Times
World Vision case concern: man accused of funnelling aid to Hamas appears in closed courtreply. Similar requests had also been made by the British and US ambassadors to
World Vision case concern: man accused of funnelling aid to Hamas appears in closed court
Canberra Times / Posted 26 days ago
reply. Similar requests had also been made by the British and US ambassadors to no avail, he wrote. A senior official with Shin Bet, Israel's internal security service, has said some of the money was used by Hamas militants to dig cross-border... Read more
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Brisbane Times
World Vision case concern: man accused of funnelling aid to Hamas appears in closed courtreply. Similar requests had also been made by the British and US ambassadors to
World Vision case concern: man accused of funnelling aid to Hamas appears in closed court
Brisbane Times / Posted 26 days ago
reply. Similar requests had also been made by the British and US ambassadors to no avail, he wrote. A senior official with Shin Bet, Israel's internal security service, has said some of the money was used by Hamas militants to dig cross-border... Read more
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WA Today
World Vision case concern: man accused of funnelling aid to Hamas appears in closed courtreply. Similar requests had also been made by the British and US ambassadors to
World Vision case concern: man accused of funnelling aid to Hamas appears in closed court
WA Today / Posted 26 days ago
reply. Similar requests had also been made by the British and US ambassadors to no avail, he wrote. A senior official with Shin Bet, Israel's internal security service, has said some of the money was used by Hamas militants to dig cross-border... Read more
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The Age
World Vision case concern: man accused of funnelling aid to Hamas appears in closed courtreply. Similar requests had also been made by the British and US ambassadors to
World Vision case concern: man accused of funnelling aid to Hamas appears in closed court
The Age / Posted 26 days ago
reply. Similar requests had also been made by the British and US ambassadors to no avail, he wrote. A senior official with Shin Bet, Israel's internal security service, has said some of the money was used by Hamas militants to dig cross-border... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
World Vision case concern: man accused of funnelling aid to Hamas appears in closed courtreply. Similar requests had also been made by the British and US ambassadors to
World Vision case concern: man accused of funnelling aid to Hamas appears in closed court
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 26 days ago
reply. Similar requests had also been made by the British and US ambassadors to no avail, he wrote. A senior official with Shin Bet, Israel's internal security service, has said some of the money was used by Hamas militants to dig cross-border... Read more
9 related stories
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Canberra Times
World Vision case concern: man accused of funnelling aid to Hamas appears in closed courtreply. Similar requests had also been made by the British and US ambassadors to
World Vision case concern: man accused of funnelling aid to Hamas appears in closed court
Canberra Times / Posted 26 days ago
reply. Similar requests had also been made by the British and US ambassadors to no avail, he wrote. A senior official with Shin Bet, Israel's internal security service, has said some of the money was used by Hamas militants to dig cross-border... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Gaza Businessman Admits, “Hamas Funds Terror Infrastructure in Judea and Samaria”Yunus Mustafa, was apprehended at the Erez Crossing between Israel and Gaza by
Gaza Businessman Admits, “Hamas Funds Terror Infrastructure in Judea and Samaria”
The Jewish Press / Posted 26 days ago
Yunus Mustafa, was apprehended at the Erez Crossing between Israel and Gaza by the Israeli Crossing Authority and the Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency). Mustafa, a resident of the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip, held a permanent permit issued by... Read more
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Calcutta News
IDF raids, shuts down radio station for ‘incitement’ against Israel; 13 detained in other overnight raidscontent broadcast was found to be “encouraging, celebrating and promoting viole
IDF raids, shuts down radio station for ‘incitement’ against Israel; 13 detained in other overnight raids
Calcutta News / Posted 28 days ago
content broadcast was found to be “encouraging, celebrating and promoting violence and terrorism against Israelis.” The Shin Bet, which participated in the raid, claimed that the channel “broadcasts on behalf of the Islamic Jihad” militant... Read more
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The Christian Post
A Growing Trend: Brave Muslim Zionistswith its enemies. Another young Muslim Zionist is Mahdi Satri, a 17-year old,
A Growing Trend: Brave Muslim Zionists
The Christian Post / Posted 29 days ago
with its enemies. Another young Muslim Zionist is Mahdi Satri, a 17-year old, Israeli Arab, whose Gazan father helped the Shin Bet (Israel's domestic security services) and received political asylum to live in an Arab village near Acre. When... Read more
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J Weekly
Israel steps up crackdown on West Bank weapons factorieswhat the army said was the biggest such operation of an ongoing crackdown. Con
Israel steps up crackdown on West Bank weapons factories
J Weekly / Posted 1 months ago
what the army said was the biggest such operation of an ongoing crackdown. Conducted jointly by the Israel Defense Forces, Shin Bet security service and Israel Police, the raids took place the night of Aug. 21 in Bethlehem and Hebron. “After... Read more

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