By Way of Deception has ratings and 99 reviews. This book is very critical of the Mossad and Victor Ostrovsky is considered a criminal in Israel. [“By way of deception shall you Conquer.” — Mossad’s motto. Victor Ostrovsky was a career Mossad agent. He left Israel’s secret police agency and returned to . Victor Ostrovsky and Claire Hoy, By Way of Deception St Martin’s Press, New York {Ostrovsky’s Foreword}. {p. vii} REVEALING THE FACTS as I know them.

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By Way of Deception : Victor Ostrovsky :

Mossad personnel control the diplomatic pouch the “dip”and ostrovskyy mail in and out of the embassies goes through them. Unfortunately, it was a huge disappointment.

Ultimately, the Americans fell for the Mossad ploy head over heels dragging the British and the Germans somewhat vitor in with them. It was quite a treat for me, since I’d watched him every morning from the day he’d debuted on the show. They end up with about 15 in the course and sometimes they all finish, sometimes none do.

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The main reason for this extraordinarily low total, as you will read in this book, is that unlike other countries, Israel can tap the significant and loyal cadre of the worldwide Jewish community outside Israel. I felt I was really something special, but I found out later that thousands of men get interviewed. This second report would be put into another folder and given to a bodel, or courier, who conveys messages between the safe houses and the embassy.

Magal was shocked to hear about the murder. There were aerial photographs of Tel Aviv on the walls, a glass wall facing an inner garden, two long halls leading off it, and a suspended concrete staircase that appeared to float up to the second floor.

Meanwhile, the intifada had taken a new deadly turn. View the Study Pack. The commanders of our army were called champions, not generals.

He was invited to appear on the show to explain comments he had made about me on Israeli television. One guy hit me so hard in the jaw, I thought I’d lost a tooth. My American editor gave it to me on my wau because she thought being an Arab I might be interested to read it. Second part – maybe interesting for people who actively followed global politics years ago, for me, utterly boring.


Ostrovsky’s personal story isn’t all that interesting but the second half of the book has some redeeming stories. Once the legs are shoved down, the photographer can slide the documents quickly in and out underneath it, using a rubber attachment held between his teeth to click the shutter each time.

Certain right-wingers within the deceptioh had believed this meeting with the coup plotters was a necessity. At the same osrtovsky, I was meeting with a Taiwanese air-force general named Key, the representative of their intelligence community in Israel.

Since he was scheduled to come into Paris for a meeting the next week anyway, Marcel was instructed to put the personnel list in the trunk of his car along with others he was legitimately bringing to the ostrofsky. They said they’d pick me up later, signaling me by flashing their headlights.

The Mossad “handler” then masterminds the world Trade Center bombing. The Mossad combatant had deeption the apartment for six months and had paid the rent in advance. The government of Israel attempted to have this book In part this book is an autobiography of the author, for several years an officer in the Israeli Mossad, in part it is a history of that intelligence agency ostrofsky the years of his participation in it, in part it is a critique of the Israeli governmental system which allows its primary intelligence arm to operate without civilian oversight and often contrary to the will of elected officials.

Why don’t you come along? It just victog of a disgruntled employee or somebody who’s too full of themselves. It doesn’t officially exist in Israel, yet everyone knows about it. Following is the transcript of that CTV interview on Oct.

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The commandos wasted no time and headed out to sea. In the apartment, the top section of the cylinder was opened and a small dishlike antenna was unfolded and placed in front of the window facing north. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Now the book reads more like a history text. Jan 30, Nayden Kostov rated it really liked it. He never suspects he is actually being “run” by Mossad.


When you don’t have to include research recovery costs in your bid, it makes a substantial difference. We would spend many classroom hours practicing NAKA, since the organization’s main goal is gathering information and reporting it. Ostrovsky points out correctly that in the past the Mossad has effectively used this modus operandi. Shortly before the appointed day, a messenger delivered a letter to my home, again stating the time and location and reminding me to bring clothes for different occasions.

And now there was this peace process, put forth by the country club idiot. It was only in the days following that revealing interview that incredulity replaced my satisfaction.

Well, in this country, as you probably know, Israelis occasionally die for their country. The neviot could have broken in without a key, but why take added risks of detection if you can arrange simply to walk through the front door as if you really belonged there? Our leaders were captains at the helm of a great ship. This usually means hours of interrogation, of going over and over each detail, tempers often rising as various people debate the significance of a particular action or phrase.

By Way of Deception Summary & Study Guide

I kept reminding myself where I was and that kept me awake. The same day, he met with a former White House aide from the Ford era, named Don Penny, who gave him the spin on me. And I really wanted to pass.