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Australia 'deeply involved' in Israel spy case, report claims

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Australian intelligence had detailed knowledge of the case of a Melbourne man thought to have been an Israeli spy well before he died in a Tel Aviv jail in 2010, a report said on Saturday. 

Australian newspapers lead their front pages, on February 14, 2013, with the story of Ben Zygier. Australian intelligence had detailed knowledge of the case of the Melbourne man thought to have been an Israeli spy well before he died in a Tel Aviv jail in 2010, a report said on Saturday.

"Every day that goes by you see how deeply involved they were," a senior Israeli official told The Australian newspaper. "It is clear they were in the know long before he died."

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