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Mahmoud Al Mabhouh

Israel's Diplomatic Overture to the UAE

Daniel Wagner | Posted 01.12.2016 | World
Daniel Wagner

Israel's extended olive branch to the UAE occurs within a complicated geopolitical context, in which some traditional alliances are strained, several states are exploring new partnerships and various actors are seizing upon newly generated opportunities in the region.

The Mysterious Death of Ahmad Rezaee: Whodunit?

Haggai Carmon | Posted 01.17.2012 | World
Haggai Carmon

Ahmad Rezaee (31) an Iranian national was found dead on November 12, on the floor of room 23 on the 18th floor of Gloria Hotel on Sheikh Zayed Road i...

The Price of Vanity

Ronen Bergman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ronen Bergman

In the eyes of the Israeli public, the men and women who serve in Israel's most secretive intelligence units can do no wrong. The embarrassing Dubai scandal did nothing to change that notion.

Abusing the Living and Dead

James Zogby | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
James Zogby

I am not easily shocked. But two stories that recently came across my desk were so disgraceful, and in some ways dangerous, that I feel compelled to write about them. Both featured players in the Middle East crassly abusing the living and the dead.

With 'Friends' Like Israel, Who Needs Enemies?

Faisal J. Abbas | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Faisal J. Abbas

The IDF's deadly attack on the Turkish flotilla suggests to me that Israel benefits more from being at war than it would from being at peace. How would Tel Aviv justify both the financial and military aid it receives if there were no 'threat'?

Christopher Lockwood WANTED: Dubai Says Hit Squad Included 62-Year-Old British Man

AP / Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Christopher Lockwood is wanted by Dubai for his alleged role in the murder of a senior Hamas official, reports the Wall Street Journal. According to ...

Yuval Tal New York City's Assassination Connection

The New York Observer | Max Abelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

On Tuesday, Feb. 23, a sturdy and completely bald Israeli named Yuval Tal was in Las Vegas' Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino, where the nightly entertainm...

Mossad's Little Helpers

Jamal Dajani | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jamal Dajani

Not much has been left to the imagination in the assassination of Hamas commander Mahmoud al-Mabhouh in Dubai on January 19. The entire operation has ...

An Intelligence Agency Misused Passports: OMG!

Alan Dershowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alan Dershowitz

The complaints leveled against Israel by European countries and Australia regarding the alleged misuse of passports by the Mossad ring hollow and smack of blatant hypocrisy.

Dubai Murder Suspects Traveled to U.S.

wsj.com | CHIP CUMMINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

DUBAI�"At least two of the 26 suspects sought by Dubai police for the alleged killing of a top Hamas leader appear to have entered the U.S. shortly ...

Mossad May Be Wrong, But What About Dubai?

Meir Javedanfar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Meir Javedanfar

The Dubai affair is still raging on, with no sign of abating. British police are currently in Israel investigating the alleged forging of their countr...

Dubai Killing Creates Israeli Rush To Join Mossad

Times Online | Sheera Frenkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Would you be prepared to cross-dress? And kill a guest in an adjacent hotel room? If the answer to these questions is a resounding "yes", and you can ...

Hamas Chief Killing: Dubai Releases CCTV Footage Of 15 New Suspects (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Dubai has released new CCTV footage related to the apparent assassination of Mahmoud al-Mahmouh, the top Hamas commander killed in a Dubai hotel last ...

Is The Mossad Using Iran As a Haven?

Meir Javedanfar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Meir Javedanfar

Mossad's implication in this case by no means is a foregone conclusion. It is still very possible that another country was behind this operation.

The Shock of Dubai

Mitchell Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Mitchell Cohen

I am shocked -- shocked! -- to learn that intelligence services use fraudulent passports and stolen identities. Who would have imagined it?

If Israel Killed Mahmoud al-Mabhouh, Did it Have the Right To?

Alan Dershowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alan Dershowitz

It does not violate international law to kill an enemy combatant, regardless of where he is found, whether he is awake or asleep and whether or not he is engaged in active combat at the moment of his demise.

A Mossad Killing in Dubai

Hisham Wyne | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Hisham Wyne

The assassination of Hamas Commander Mahmoud al Mabhouh: Israel's disregard for international boundaries may hinder the carte blanche it considers its birthright.

Mahmoud Al-Mabhouh: Dubai Seeks Global Dragnet For Assassins

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(AP) DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Dubai police appealed for an international manhunt Tuesday after releasing names and photos of an alleged 11-memb...

Mahmoud Al-Mabhouh: Dubai Police Say Assassins Had European Passports

BARBARA SURK | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(AP) DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Dubai's police chief said Monday an 11-member hit squad carrying European passports and disguised in wigs, fake b...

Benjamin Netanyahu May Be Pursued By Dubai Police For Hamas Killing

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Dubai's police chief says he would issue an arrest warrant for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu if evidence shows that Israel's intelligence ...