Tuesday, 13 December 2011

Israeli intelligence kidnaps Gazan man in Sinai - taken to Israel for interrogation

What is Israeli intelligence up to in Egypt? This kidnapping of a Gazan man follows claims by Israel that rocket bases are being set up on the peninsula, although no evidence of this has been provided and Egypt has denied the claims.
GAZA CITY (Ma’an) -- A Gazan man was detained by Israeli forces in the Egyptian Sinai on Tuesday and taken to Israel for interrogation, a close friend of his family told Ma'an.

The Palestinian Authority liaison department confirmed that a Gazan had been detained by Israeli forces, but could not provide further details.

The family friend, who wished to remain anonymous, told Ma'an that Israel's secret service had telephoned the family to notify them of the incident. more