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  2/15/2013, Adar 5, 5773

Rafi Eitan: There May be More Prisoners X

Former senior Mossad official Rafi Eitan said, Friday morning, that there may be more people in the Israeli prison system whose identities are not known.

Interviewed on Israel Defense Forces Radio regarding the case of Prisoner X, later identified as Australian-Israeli Ben Zygier, the former minister of pensioners' affairs explained, "We live in a country in a continuous war, requiring the use of this method. There may be more Prisoners X in the country."