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Elaborate surveillance operation
raises concerns about
broader Hezbollah attacks

Washington Post, by Joby Warrick

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 2/26/2013 10:42:23 PM

The Israeli tourists on Arkia Airlines Flight 161 from Tel Aviv could not have known it, but their arrival in Cyprus July 6 was watched closely. A pair of trained eyes counted each passenger as the group exited the plane and boarded a shuttle, headed for resorts that had also been carefully studied and mapped. The bearded foreigner who silently tracked the Israelis had done his work well. He knew where the visitors would sleep, shop and eat. He knew how many security guards patrolled their hotel parking lots and how long it would take police to arrive

      


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