After some debate, candidacy of Shin Bet's second-in-command passes first hurdle en route to becoming Israel's next police commissioner.
A Shin Bet agent from one of the most radical settlements in the West Bank, that's who.
Alsheich is a brilliant theologian. The wise men who were his superiors in the Shin Bet feared his ideological influence, were he to become head of the organization.
Alsheich is a skilled Shin Bet operative, but he has never himself engaged in police work, keeping the peace, fighting organized crime or uprooting corruption.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu allows for publication of current Shin Bet deputy chief's name under the Shin Bet Law.
Alexander Levlovich was killed and two women injured when the car they were travelling in on Rosh Hashanah eve was stoned, causing it to crash.
Perhaps he rallied to the flag for an important national mission? Or perhaps he knows more than we do about the succession race in the Shin Bet?
The security agency says militants would use video to learn how to cope with interrogation techniques.
The man confessed and retraced his actions, Shin Bet says.
After a fruitless search for a suspect hiding in the Jenin home of Majdi Abu Al-Heija, Israeli forces quickly released him – but only after the damage had been done.