Jerusalem Arab Bus Driver Charged with Spying for Hizbullah

(Times of Israel) Gabe Fisher - Issam Hashem Mashahara, 38, a bus driver living in east Jerusalem, was indicted on Sunday for spying on behalf of Hizbullah. In June Mashahara traveled to Lebanon with his wife via Jordan. While in Beirut, he initiated contact with Hizbullah. Mashahara gave Hizbullah information on possible targets in Jerusalem, including the residence of the prime minister. He received encryption software to enable him to keep in contact with the organization via Facebook.

2012-11-26 00:00:00

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