Marcus Klingberg, the Israeli who spied for the Soviet Union, dies at 97

By JPOST.COM STAFF
December 1, 2015 04:46

Marcus Klingberg, the Israeli biologist who served 15 years in prison after he was convicted of spying for the Soviet Union, died in Paris early Monday. He was 97 years old.

Klingberg's health had been poor in the latter stages of his life. He is considered the most important and senior spy that the Soviets employed in Israel.


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