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  Adar 9, 5773 , 19/02/13

Report: Zygier Hung Himself in Shower with Sheet

An investigative report into the suicide of "Prisoner X" revealed that alleged Mossad agent Ben Zygier committed suicide in the shower of his cell room, using a bed sheet.

"The deceased was found hanging in the shower of the prison cell, with a bed sheet tied around his neck suspended from a window in the bathroom," the report, released by the Judge Daphna Blatman-Kedrai, stated.

The state allowed only the partial release of details from the report, maintaining that key details could not be published due to a possible investigation into a negligence case in Zygier's suicide. 

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