US embassy denies Hezbollah’s CIA spy allegations

25.06.2011                      23.Siwan, 5771                      Korach


US embassy denies Hezbollah's CIA spy allegations

Nasrallah claims 3 spies captured, 2 recruited by CIA, says Israel turned to US for help gathering information on Lebanese group; US embassy official says Nasrallah accusations "empty."

The US denied Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nassrallah's accusation Friday that the US was spying on the Lebanese organization for Israel. A US embassy spokesperson in Beirut called the claim "empty" and typical of Hezbollah.
Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said on Friday the group had captured three spies among its members, two of whom were recruited by the US Central Intelligence Agency….