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UN Employee Caught Aiding Hamas

UN worker who aided Hamas, August 9, 2016 (Photo: Shin Bet)

Last week, Stand for Israel told you about an employee for a large international aid organization in Gaza that was caught funneling tens of millions of dollars to Hamas. Now, The Times of Israel's Judah Ari Gross reports on another such instance - a United Nations employee also found to be aiding the terrorist group:

Israel on Tuesday accused a United Nations employee of taking advantage of his position to assist the Hamas terrorist group in the Gaza Strip, the third such allegation in less than a week.

According to the Shin Bet security service, Wahid Abd Allah Borsh, 38, an engineer in the UN’s Development Program, both funneled resources to the terrorist group and kept Hamas out of trouble with the international organization.

In July, Shin Bet officers arrested Borsh, a resident of Jabaliya in the northern Gaza Strip, as he made his way into the coastal enclave through the Erez Crossing, the security service said.

During his interrogation, Borsh told investigators that in 2014, he was directed by Hamas to “focus on his work in the UNDP in a way that would allow Hamas to extract the greatest possible benefit from him,” the Shin Bet said.

“This investigation also demonstrates how Hamas exploits the resources of international aid organizations at the expense of the civilian population of the Gaza Strip,” the security service said...

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