Al-Akhbar: Man suspected of spying for Israel arrested in Lebanon

February 16, 2009 11:11


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Lebanese and Hizbullah forces have arrested a man on suspicion of spying for Israel, Al-Akhbar reported Monday. According to the Lebanese newspaper, the man was nabbed in south Lebanon after being observed for several months. He was reportedly recruited in France in the mid-nineties and collected information about Hizbullah facilities and activities. It also said he confessed to visiting Israel four times for training and admitted that he communicated with his handlers via the Internet.

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