Shabak


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ShabakSherut Ha-Bitachon Ha-Klali (General Security Service, Israel)
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Israeli Supreme Court paved the way for Shabak interrogators (GSS) to use violent and internationally prohibited means during the interrogation of detainees under the pretext of security threat to the state of Israel.
The Iraqi MP finally made a reference to the killing of Shabak minorities at the hands of ISIL following the bombing of the holy shrines of two Shia Imams in Samarra, and added, "There has been organized attacked against Shabak minorities to expel them from Mosul.
Kiss and hug your mother goodbye," a Shabak agent told one boy.
The 30,000-strong Shabak community largely resides in northern Iraq, near the country's border with Turkey, according to AFP.
The) Shabak arrested a terror cell from east Jerusalem that was operated by Al-Qaeda and planned, amongst other attacks, to bomb the US embassy," Ofir Gendelman wrote on Twitter, using the Hebrew term for the Shin Bet internal security services.
One suicide bomber detonated a vehicle rigged with explosives in a residential area of Al-Muwaffaqiyah, a village east of Mosul that is mainly populated by members of the Shabak minority, killing 15 people and wounding 50.
That attack, in a Shabak village near the city of Mosul, northwest of Baghdad, killed at least 15 and wounded 52, police said.
The bombing occurred when a suicide attacker detonated a truck bomb in Muwafaqiya, a village of the Shiite Shabak community near Mosul, some 400 km north of Baghdad.
MOSUL, Iraq (TAP) - A suicide bomber has detonated a truck packed with explosives in northern Iraq, killing at least 15 members of the country's Shabak minority early on Thursday, police said.
A suicide bomber killed at least 21 people yesterday at the funeral of a member of Iraq's Shabak minority in the northern province of Nineveh.
Also in Nineveh, two separate attacks by gunmen left two civilians dead, including a member of the Shabak minority, according to police and a doctor.
The headline read: "Kerry pressures Netanyahu to release 123 prisoners arrested before Oslo and the Shabak (the Israeli security service)C[logical not] recommends releasing them.