Syria says spy helped Israel kill Hezbollah chief

18.09.2011                      19.Elul, 5771

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Syria says spy helped Israel kill Hezbollah chief

Syrian national television broadcasts confession of Jordanian-Palestinian who claims he gave Israel info that helped in Mughniya's assassination.

Syria broadcast on Saturday what it said was the confession of a Jordanian-Palestinian man who gave Israel information leading to the assassination of Hezbollah military commander Imad Mughniyah in Damascus three years ago.
The man, who identified himself as 35-year-old Eyad Youssef Enaim, said he was recruited by Israel in 2006 after a visit to the West Bank town of Hebron. He said he was sent to Damascus by his Israeli handlers in February 2008 and gave them details of Mughniyah's car hours before it was blown up on Feb. 12….