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  11/25/2012, Kislev 11, 5773

Charge: Jerusalem Arab Joined Hizbullah

Police and Shin Bet agents have arrested a Jerusalem Arab man for allegedly joining Hizbullah. Hisham Ali Mashahara, 37, is accused of having joined the Lebanese terrorist group during a trip to Lebanon in June 2012.

Mashahara is also charged with having giving Hizbullah information regarding several important sites in Israel, including the Knesset, Hadassah Ein Karem and Hadassah Har Hatzofim hospitals, and the Hebrew University.