Feb 02

Hezbollah Imad Mughniyeh

–  Report: Assassination of Hezbollah’s Imad Mughniyeh was joint U.S.-Israeli operation (Haaretz, Jan 31, 2015):

CIA and Mossad tracked senior Hezbollah figure for months before killing him in 2008, former U.S. officials tell Washington Post.

The Israeli and American foreign intelligence services worked together to assassinate Hezbollah international operations chief Imad Mughniyeh in 2008, The Washington Post reports.

The U.S. never admitted its role in the killing. But former U.S. officials who spoke with the newspaper on condition of anonymity have now confirmed the CIA’s involvement.  Continue reading »

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