"... It’s unclear what role Zygier had in the Mossad. Various theories have suggested that he was a double agent, that he’d been caught using his Australian passport to spy for Israel and was being pressed to spy for Australia as well. Other reports have speculated that he was caught selling secrets to the Iranians or one of Israel’s other regional enemies."He did something that went to the highest level of state security and which required him being kept alive but in absolute isolation. That is all I can tell you," said one senior Israeli defense official, who said he was privy to some details of the case but couldn’t risk violating the gag order. He asked that he not be identified...."
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
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