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On Steven Emerson
The above shows that Steven Emerson was deliberately spreading disinformation on A B-M.
Practically everything Ben-Menashe said about the Iran/Israel- US relations, has been re-iterated by this man in his new book Treacherous Alliance.  Not that it would make any difference to this article which tries to portray him as a fantasist. --Wool Bridge (talk) 13:16, 20 April 2008 (UTC)
Ari Ben-Menashe#Fire-bombing states:
- In December 2012 Ben-Menashe's lavish home in Montreal was badly damaged by a firebomb, the day before Ben-Menashe was due to fly to Washington to attend a scheduled interview between Robert Parry and "a senior Israeli intelligence figure". The official concluded that the attack was a message from the Israeli authorities to stay silent, and cancelled the interview. The attack also destroyed many of Ben-Menashe's documents, including old passports, which might have provided supporting evidence for Ben-Menashe's statements.
The second source is Robert Parry's Consortium News which, in an earlier discussion in WP:RSN, was judged to be unreliable. The citation here is particularly troublesome, too, for two primary reasons. First, Parry posted the claim on Saturday, December 8, 2012, but strangely did not mentioned it in his initial post about the arson on Monday, December 3, 2012 or in a follow-up post on Wednesday, December 5, 2012 in which he stated that Ben-Menashe "did not want to speculate about who was behind the attack". Secondly, the claim that Ben-Menashe was scheduled to fly to Washington to attend an interview with Parry and an Israeli official is not reported in any other source. Ben-Manashe and Parry are both known for making WP:REDFLAG claims, so there needs to be reliable sourcing for these statements. - Location (talk) 05:07, 7 August 2015 (UTC)