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June 13, 2011 2:02 pm

US Citizen Arrested in Egypt as “Mossad Agent”

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Ilan Grapel Photo: Channel 10

JPost – On Sunday, Egyptian Judge Hesham Badawi of the supreme state security prosecution ordered Ilan Grapel to be detained for 15 days on suspicion of “spying on Egypt with the aim of harming its economic and political interests,” MENA news agency reported, while claiming that he worked for the Mossad, Israel’s espionage agency.

The alleged Mossad agent, is an American citizen who served in the IDF Paratrooper’s Brigade during the Second Lebanon War and interned last summer at the Israeli Supreme Court.

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