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  • Former Army Employee Pleads Guilty to Acting as Israeli Agent

    12/30/2008 10:15:33 PM PST · by Cindy · 16 replies · 723+ views
    US DOJ.GOV ^ | December 30, 2008 | n/a
    December 30, 2008 Note: The following text is a quote: Former Army Employee Pleads Guilty to Acting as Israeli Agent MANHATTAN — Lev L. Dassin, the Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that Ben-Ami Kadish pleaded guilty earlier today to a one-count information charging him with participating in a conspiracy to act as an unregistered agent of the Government of Israel. In summary, according to statements at Kadish’s guilty plea before U.S. Magistrate Judge Theodore H. Katz, the Information and other documents filed Manhattan federal court: Kadish is a former employee of the...
  • New Jersey Man Allegedly Spied for Israel

    04/23/2008 1:16:45 PM PDT · by genefromjersey · 11 replies · 201+ views
    ABC News,AP ^ | 04/23/08 | vanity
    Ben Ami Kadish,an engineer formerly employed by the US Army has been charged with spying for Israel in the 1980s. The government had long suspected the existence of someone besides Pollard,and had (possibly) used NSA to tap the phone of Pollard's alleged Israeli contact. There is a report (NY Sun) indicating Mr. Kadish has made a full confession.
  • American Arrested as Nuclear Spy for Israel

    04/22/2008 12:07:37 PM PDT · by anymouse · 66 replies · 217+ views
    Reuters ^ | 4/22/08 | Randall Mikkelsen
    U.S. authorities arrested an American engineer on Tuesday on suspicion of giving secrets on nuclear weapons, fighter jets and air defense missiles to Israel during the 1980s, the Justice Department said. Ben-Ami Kadish, 84, acknowledged his spying in FBI interviews and said he acted out of a belief that he was helping Israel, court papers said. He was accused of reporting to an Israeli government handler who also dealt with Jonathan Jay Pollard, an American citizen serving a life term on a 1985 charge of spying for Israel. Kadish's arrest is a sign the Pollard scandal, which remains an irritant...
  • Jews, Catholics bid farewell to cardinal

    08/10/2007 5:55:20 AM PDT · by NYer · 6 replies · 290+ views
    AP ^ | August 10, 2007 | ANGELA DOLAND
    A sacred Jewish prayer read beneath the sculpted saints of Notre Dame Cathedral opened funeral proceedings Friday for Cardinal Jean-Marie Lustiger, archbishop of Paris, who was born Jewish and converted to Roman Catholicism as a boy.Lustiger, who lost his mother in the Holocaust and later devoted himself to healing the wounds between Catholics and Jews, had requested that his funeral include both faiths. He died Sunday at age 80 in a Paris hospice.Hundreds of people, including prominent Jewish leaders of France, Holocaust survivors and French President Nicolas Sarkozy, gathered to see Lustiger's coffin carried through the crowd and placed on...