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Israeli Arab charged in Hezbollah plot to kill IDF chief
Haaretz ^ | 8/31/2009 | Anshel Pfeffer

Posted on 08/31/2009 4:28:08 PM PDT by abu afak

An Israeli Arab man has been indicted for allegedly working on behalf of Hezbollah in a plot to assassinate Israel Defense Forces Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi, a gag order lifted on Monday revealed.

Tira resident Rawi Fuad Sultani, 23, was arrested by Shin Bet and Israel Police forces earlier this month and indicted at the Haifa District Court.

According to the charge sheet, Sultani first made contact with Hezbollah agents at a multi-national Arab summer camp in Morocco organized by the Israeli Arab political party Balad.

Lebanese Hezbollah agent Salman Harev, who also took part in the camp, spent much of the summer lecturing the Israeli Arab participants on his group's struggle...."

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1 posted on 08/31/2009 4:28:08 PM PDT by abu afak
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2 posted on 08/31/2009 4:29:16 PM PDT by Cindy
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Business as usual for the murderous horde.

3 posted on 08/31/2009 4:33:15 PM PDT by Nachum (The complete Obama list at
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JERUSALEM (AFP) – Israeli authorities said on Monday they have arrested an Arab-Israeli accused of helping Lebanon’s Hezbollah militia plan the assassination of armed forces chief Gabi Ashkenazi.

Rawi Fuad Sultani, 23, ADMITTED he met a Hezbollah activist in Morocco one year ago and told him he had information on Ashkenazi, who worked out at the same gym, the prime minister’s office said in a statement.

He said he had remained in contact with the man through e-mail and social networking site Facebook after returning to Israel, it added.

In December 2008, Sultani flew to Poland where he gave another Hezbollah member information he had collected on Ashkenazi and discussed ways in which he could be attacked.

“Hezbollah is continuing in its efforts to recruit Israelis to perpetrate Terrorist missions,” the statement said.....”

4 posted on 08/31/2009 4:33:50 PM PDT by abu afak (Mellita, domi adsum)
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Thank you for the ping Abu Afak.

5 posted on 08/31/2009 4:35:02 PM PDT by Cindy
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Hezbollah publishing executive declares bankruptcy
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A Forced Breakthrough in the Middle East
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