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A Jewish librarian spied on New York Nazis in the 1930s

A Jewish librarian spied on New York Nazis in the 1930s

Florence Mendheim pretended to be a Nazi sympathizer, attending meetings and gathering material for the American Jewish Congress.Andrew Silow-Carroll, JTA, 11/02/2021 08:04
"Separating challah" - the women's mitzva that atones for the sin of the spies

"Separating challah" - the women's mitzva that atones for the sin of the spies

Our Sages see this mitzva as a pre-condition’ to entering the Land,a contra to the spies who should have kissed its stones and thanked G-d.Danny Ginsbourg, 15/06/2020 16:40
Congressman blasts 'Iranian aggression' after spies nabbed in US

Congressman blasts 'Iranian aggression' after spies nabbed in US

'These men were collecting photos of Chabad and Hillel Jewish centers in Chicago; flagrant acts of Iranian aggression intolerable.'Mordechai Sones, 22/08/2018 10:38
German police search for Iranian spy ring targeting Jews

German police search for Iranian spy ring targeting Jews

German police identify suspects working for Iranian Quds force to target Israeli and Jewish targets in Germany.JTA, 16/01/2018 21:17
Iran airs alleged confession of death-row academic

Iran airs alleged confession of death-row academic

Academic accused of being a Mossad spy says he's being punished for refusing to spy for Iran.AFP, 18/12/2017 01:43
IDF warns that CIA is trying to recruit Israelis

IDF warns that CIA is trying to recruit Israelis

IDF warns its soldiers and officers against foreign attempts to turn them into spies.Matt Wanderman, 01/11/2015 16:51
Chinese, Russian Agents Hack Snowden Documents

Chinese, Russian Agents Hack Snowden Documents

Documents put tens of British, American agents at risk of exposure; Snowden accused of having 'blood on his hands' for the leak.Tova Dvorin, 14/06/2015 12:58
Iran: Sabotage on Bushehr Nuclear Reactor Foiled

Iran: Sabotage on Bushehr Nuclear Reactor Foiled

Iranian intelligence minister announces arrests of foreign agents in Bushehr, Iran's 'nuclear hub.'Ari Yashar, 21/10/2014 20:13
British ‘Spies” Caught in Libya with IDF Equipment

British ‘Spies” Caught in Libya with IDF Equipment

Two British journalists working for Iranian media are arrested in Libya on charges of spying. They possessed an IDF bandage.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 05/03/2012 12:32
Iran Claims Arrest of 12 CIA, Mossad Agents

Iran Claims Arrest of 12 CIA, Mossad Agents

An Iranian official said that Tehran has arrested 12 people whom it claims are “CIA agents” who worked in coordination with the Mossad.David Lev, 24/11/2011 13:10