Tagged: spying

‘Mossad looks to recruit Arab agents through Facebook,’ Al-Masry Al-Youm (Egypt), 18 May 2014

Israeli newspaper Maariv reports that Israeli intelligence agency Mossad has been pushed to expand its work by the prevailing chaos in Arab states after the revolutions of the “Arab Spring.” The paper says that Mossad is using a major campaign on social networking sites, mainly Facebook, to recruit new Arab agents. Continue reading

‘Three Egyptians arrested in Ethiopia on charges of spying,’ Elaph (London), 10 May 2014

Ethiopian authorities have arrested three Egyptians, saying that they were spying on the Grand Renaissance Dam. Meanwhile, the Egyptian foreign ministry said that relevant agencies are following the case, indicating that Egypt will not compromise on the issue of the dam. A security source told “Elaph” that information about the dam is readily available to Egypt, and that it does not need to spy to get it. Continue reading