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Israel using Facebook as ‘spying tool’ in Gaza

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John Leyden
The Register
April 7, 2010

Hamas has accused Israel of using Facebook to recruit spies from among the Palestinian community in the Gaza strip.

For years Israel has maintained a network of agents in the West Bank and Gaza. Those discovered face torture and almost certain execution as collaborators.

Hamas reckons fans of Bookface and similar services are giving away too much personal information on social networking sites and this, in turn, leaves them open to attempts to coerce them into becoming spies. How someone can be blackmailed or coerced into such a risky career using information in the public domain is unclear, and it seems more likely Israel is using social networking to map contact networks.

However what is clear is that Hamas is no fan of Facebook and not only because many Israelis use it. As Ehab al-Hussein, a spokesman for the Hamas-run interior ministry, explains it’s because “many people don’t have security sense”.

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