web analytics
September 17, 2014 / 22 Elul, 5774
At a Glance
News & Views
Sponsored Post
Apartment 758x530 Africa-Israel at the Israel Real Estate Exhibition in New York

Africa Israel Residences, part of the Africa Israel Investments Group led by international businessman Lev Leviev, will present 7 leading projects on the The Israel Real Estate Exhibition in New York on Sep 14-15, 2014.



US Rented Apartment to Spy on Ehud Barak

The US claims the marine who lived in the exclusive neighborhood, opposite Ehud Barak wasn't a spy, but just an embassy guard.
2007 - President Bush shaking hands with DM Ehud Barak, at Ehud Olmert's house. The US was spying on both Ehuds at the time.

2007 - President Bush shaking hands with DM Ehud Barak, at Ehud Olmert's house. The US was spying on both Ehuds at the time.
Photo Credit: Amos Ben Gershom/FLASH90/GPO

Ehud Barak's apartment in the exclusive Akirov Towers. It's an expensive neighborhood to rent in for a simple Marine.

Ehud Barak’s apartment in the exclusive Akirov Towers. It’s an expensive neighborhood to rent in for a simple Marine guard.

The US spy scandal goes from bad to worse according to a Yediot Achronot report that says the US rented an apartment across the street from then Defense Minister Barak, apparently to spy on him.

The apartment housed a single US Marine, whom Israeli Intelligence noted in 2007 had brought in an unusually large amount of electronic equipment into his apartment. The US claims the marine was simply an embassy guard.

In light of all the spying the US has been doing on Israel, Israeli officials have been calling for the release of Jonathan Pollard.

About the Author: JewishPress.com brings you the latest in Jewish news from around the world. Stay up to date by following up on Facebook and Twitter. Do you have something noteworthy to report? Submit your news story to us here.


If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.

Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses and debates in a civilized manner. We ask that you respect the fact that we are a religious Jewish website and avoid inappropriate language at all cost.

If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.

10 Responses to “US Rented Apartment to Spy on Ehud Barak”

  1. Gil Gilman says:

    You see how corrupt and hypocritical they all are? Democrat or Republican take your pick. But go ahead, keep believing in your cherished politicians. If the average guard makes that kind of money, I want some of that duty.

  2. Gil Gilman says:

    You see how corrupt and hypocritical they all are? Democrat or Republican take your pick. But go ahead, keep believing in your cherished politicians. If the average guard makes that kind of money, I want some of that duty.

  3. Paul Miranda says:

    This U.S. administration, I am unhappy to say, has acted towards Israel like Delilah did to Samson: she acted like she cared for him, but sided with the Philistines (Palestinians).

  4. The US will never free Pollard.
    He knows too much and if he is freed, ihe will tell the world who and what the US has been doing to Israel and their other friends

    The US "justice" department shows how unjust they are.
    Keep an innocent man behind bars, as the only way to shut him up.

    I hope that Netanyahu will make a condition to sit wath Abbas and talk peace, that the US releases Pollard.
    And no more releasing of murders who have Jewish blood on their hands.

    How Netanyahu could have fallen for Obama's demand that Israel agrees to release murderers, is beyond me. he should have known that ASbbas will never make peace with Israel. He wants Israel destroyed, as does Obama.

  5. The USA thinks it can bully Israel.

  6. Chinese says:

    US is interested in profits, it can made out of Israel. It will help to divide Jerusalem in due time.

    only G-D will be on Israel’ side. No any other Nation.

  7. Chris Hemmer says:

    I own http://www.nationalgunassociation.org, nothing like calling the kettle black here are Government both sides are guilty remember this obama just meet with your leader and they lied to everyone that money isreal state was for them went to pay and supplies for syrian rebels, so before you spout off get all the facts on the table, and keep making the Palinstine people suffer, ypour no better then Hitler taking what does not belong to you making people suffer end of story

  8. Chris Hemmer says:

    One last thing is is not people of the world doing this its corp greed the united nations and the money power players doing this and yah we are from happy about our government, they lie cheat steal and murder inoccent people because they can, the war in Iraq was BS we lost our family members over lies the middle east lost their families we can not get them back, but we sure as hell won't let it happen again we have had enough of BS http://www.nationalgunassociation.org

Comments are closed.

SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend

Current Top Story
Gidon Saar Resignation Announcement
Minister Gidon Saar Unexpectedly Announces Resignation
Latest News Stories
Gidon Saar Resignation Announcement

Gidon Saar shocked Israel’s political landscape today with his unexpected resignation from politics.

The security guard tried to bar Jews from the store, but instead the security guard was barred.

British sports store fired security guard who barred Jewish kids from entering the store.

Senior Hamas and Fatah leaders in Gaza City on April 22. Hamas and Fatah signed a deal to establish a unity government, but since then little progress has been made.

Looming large over any efforts to rebuild Gaza is the ongoing split between Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and his Fatah party, which controls the West Bank, and Hamas, which continues to control the Gaza Strip.

New York City police are investigating the distribution of fliers marked with swastikas in the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn.

Russia and Egypt have reached a preliminary agreement for a $3.5 billion arms deals.

Israel has noted that in the past two months Hizbullah has changed its strategy to “breaking the silence,” an attempt to create deterrence toward Israel while the group is bogged down in fighting in Syria and Iraq.

It’s not yet clear if Nemmouche was acting on orders and, if so, whether the orders came from ISIS.

Prominent Muslims deny that ISIS – the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria terror group –has any real connection to Islam.

Hamas appears determined to sabotage the shaky Palestinian Authority unity government to which it belongs.

China’s Yuanda Enterprise Group announced last week that it had bought the Israeli company AutoAgronome Israel Ltd for $20 million in order to expand its business to high-tech agriculture.

Arameans are now recognized as a distinct nationality in Israel.

Almost four months after a terror attack left four people dead, the Jewish Museum in Brussels has reopened.

Meters from where Israeli journalists were scanning the Golan Heights, shell fire struck from Syria shortly after 1:30 pm Wednesday.

A New York man born in Yemen has been charged with trying to recruit for ISIS.

A new study of European Jewry shows it is dying and afraid.

Hundred of Gazans drowned as they tried to escape to Europe by boat. Hamas profited from their attempted escape.

More Articles from Jewish Press News Briefs
Gidon Saar Resignation Announcement

Gidon Saar shocked Israel’s political landscape today with his unexpected resignation from politics.

Russia and Egypt have reached a preliminary agreement for a $3.5 billion arms deals.

It’s expected to reach almost 90 (F) degrees today in Jerusalem…

It would be amusing if the Palestinian Authority used this opportunity to turn the tables around, and accuse Hamas of collusion with Israel.

The IDF has confirmed that a rocket was launched from Gaza at approximately 6:30pm on Tuesday.

An eight year old boy was struck and killed in a parking lot by a school bus Tuesday at Kibbutz Kfar Menachem.

Gadi Yarkoni, the last person injured during Operation Protective Edge, was released today from Soroka Hospital in Be’er Sheva.

Yaalon revealed that most of the “8200″ signers do not do reserve duty, and the few that do, haven’t done any in years.

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/us-rented-apartment-to-spy-on-ehud-barak/2013/12/22/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: