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  2/24/2010, Adar 10, 5770

Hamas Denies Syria Arrest

Hamas on Tuesday night denied a report that Syria had arrested Muhammad Nasser, a close confidante of Mahmoud al-Mabhouh, for involvement in the murder of the terrorist in Dubai last month. According to the report, Nasser had been in Dubai at the time of al-Mabhouh's elimination, and was familiar with al-Mabhouh's schedule and itinerary.