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November 15, 2015 10:13 am

Jonathan Pollard to Be Released From Prison Next Week

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Jonathan Jay Pollard, a former civilian intelligence analyst convicted of spying for Israel, is scheduled to be released from federal prison next week. Photo: PD.

Jonathan Jay Pollard, a former civilian intelligence analyst convicted of spying for Israel, is scheduled to be released from federal prison next week. Photo: PD.

Jonathan Pollard, the Navy intelligence analyst whose 1985 arrest for selling secrets to Israel set off a sensational spy saga, is scheduled to be released from federal prison next week, marking the end of a three-decade diplomatic burr in the relationship between the two allies.

Pollard, 61, had been serving a life sentence, but was granted parole this year under sentencing rules in place at the time of his prosecution that made him presumptively eligible for release this month.

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