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Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk said on Tuesday that he is working to
prevent the arrest of an alleged Mossad agent from harming relations
"I am working to see that the case of the alleged Mossad agent does not harm Polish-Israeli relations," Tusk said, adding that "the matter is delicate, due to the historical association."
surrender Brodsky to Germany
Polish prosecutor Monika Lewandowska, said the suspect
should be brought before a judge today, for extradition to Germany. He
has already been remanded in custody for 40 days. The Polish
prosecution said there was no question of acceding to political
interference in the process
Brodsky, or someone using that name, was involved in a fraudulent
application for a German passport used by one of a team alleged to have
killed Hamas operative Mahmoud al-Mabhouh in
Dubai. UAE police have alleged the team were Mossad assassins using foreign passports.
Britain, Ireland and Australia have already expelled Israeli diplomats in the aftermath of the attack.