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  • Mauritania says it uncovered Israel spy network

    January 4, 2012 | 5:49 pm

    Officials in the Islamic Republic of Mauritania claim to have uncovered an Israeli spy network operating in the country.

    The Mossad operatives were involved in the assassination of Hamas commander Mahmoud al-Mabhouh in Dubai in 2010 and the blowing-up of an Ethiopian airplane with a...

  • A Reminder: Slavery Still Exists

    By Lori Schneide

    March 18, 1999 | 7:00 pm

    Hundreds of people turned out for the Simon Weisenthal Center Museum of Tolerance's one-day symposium, "A Call to Freedom." The conference, held last month, highlighted the plight of black slaves in Sudan and Mauritania, where today, "tens of thousands of blacks are sold into...