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UK expels Israeli diplomat over Dubai case

Posted by alanmirs on March 23, 2010

UK expels Israeli diplomat over Dubai case
Hamas militant, Mahmoud al-Mabhouh, is shown arriving at his hotel in this CCTV handout from Dubai police Reuters – Hamas militant, Mahmoud al-Mabhouh (ringed), is shown arriving at his hotel in this CCTV handout from …
By DAVID STRINGER, Associated Press Writer David Stringer, Associated Press Writer 59 mins ago

LONDON – Britain took the extraordinary step Tuesday of expelling an Israeli diplomat for the first time in more than 20 years, after concluding there was compelling evidence that Israel was responsible for the use of forged British passports in the plot to slay a senior Hamas operative in Dubai.

British Foreign Secretary David Miliband said trust between the two countries had been badly dented, demanded formal assurances it never happen again and — in an unusual step — issued travel advice to U.K. citizens warning their identity details may be at risk if they visit Israel



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