‘Let’s Be Careful’: What Israel Can Do Against Russia’s Jewish Agency Threat

Top national security experts and diplomats tell Haaretz what Israel can do now in response to Moscow’s potential action against the Jewish Agency. ‘We shouldn’t be trigger-happy,’ ex-national security adviser says

Samuel Sokol is a freelance journalist based in Jerusalem. He was previously a correspondent at the Jerusalem Post and has reported for the Jewish Telegraphic Agency, the Israel Broadcasting Authority and the Times of Israel. He is the author of Putin’s Hybrid War and the Jews.
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Samuel Sokol is a freelance journalist based in Jerusalem. He was previously a correspondent at the Jerusalem Post and has reported for the Jewish Telegraphic Agency, the Israel Broadcasting Authority and the Times of Israel. He is the author of Putin’s Hybrid War and the Jews.
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Despite Moscow’s provocative move to shutter the Jewish Agency’s operations in Russia, Israel should tread carefully and take measured action to resolve the crisis, several experts on national security and Russia told Haaretz.

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