Ibrahim Shaheen and Inshirah Moussa

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Ibrahim Shaheen (or Shahin) a Palestinian man and his Egyptian wife Inshirah Moussa worked for the Israeli intelligence service Mossad[1] from 1967 until their arrest in 1974.[2] Shahin was executed in Egypt in 1977, while his wife and children fled to Israel and converted to Judaism.[3] The case was widely published in the Israeli media in the 1980s.[4]

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  1. ^ Black, Ian; Morris, Benny (1992-06-01). Israel's secret wars: a history of Israel's intelligence services. Grove Press. pp. 294–. ISBN 978-0-8021-3286-4. Retrieved 17 June 2011. 
  2. ^ "Deaths ordered in Spy Case". The Press-Courier. Nov 25, 1974. Retrieved 17 June 2011. 
  3. ^ "Family of hanged Israeli spy speaks up". New Straits Times. 28 November 1989. Retrieved 18 September 2012. 
  4. ^ Bushinsky, Jay (30 November 1989). "Israeli editors stumble on their checkbooks". Chicago Sun-Times (accessed via HighBeam Research). Retrieved 18 September 2012.