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  4/23/2014, Nissan 23, 5774

Large-Scale Passport Fraud Operation Exposed


Police arrested three fraud suspects near the Druze village of Majdal Shams in the North on Wednesday, after uncovering a large-scale forgery operation counterfeiting passports and ID cards.

The suspects, villagers from Majdal Shams and Beit Zarzir, started a business stealing the identities of innocent civilians and using them to forge IDs, passports, bank accounts, and checks, according to police.