Report: Lebanon arrests alleged German 'spy' for Israel

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 27, 2010 13:57

Lebanese intelligence services arrested a German engineer in the Bekaa valley in eastern Lebanon on the suspicion that he was working as a spy for Israel, Lebanese newspaper An-Nahar reported on Tuesday.

The alleged spy, reportedly named Manfred Peter Mog, was employed at a cheese factory were he was in charge of machine maintenance, the report stated.

Mog, 58, is suspected of using transmitters to pass sensitive information to his handlers.


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