Shin Bet accuses World Vision leadership in Gaza of funding terrorism

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Palestinian children fly kites during an event organized by the World Vision Foundation on Bait Lahiya beach, northern Gaza Strip, 22 August 2013. World Vision had organised several similar events in the past years.

Shin Bet accuses World Vision leadership in Gaza of funding terrorism


Israel is accusing a family of Palestinians with a leading role in humanitarian relief in Gaza, working both with charities and UN agencies of funding terrorism.

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Israel security agency Shin Bet arrested Mohamad Halabi, 38, at the Erez Crossing six weeks ago.

Halabi is the Director of World Vision in Gaza; on Thursday, Halabi was publically accused by Shin Bet of diverting millions of dollars of the charity’s funds to Hamas.

The arrest followed a raid in World Vision’s of...


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