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Old 05.01.2011, 16:57
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Saudis arrest Israeli *Spy in the sky*

5 January 2011 Last updated at 14:39 GMT

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-12120259

Saudi Arabian officials have "detained" a vulture on accusations of being a spy for Israel, media reports say.

The griffon vulture was carrying a GPS transmitter bearing the name of Tel Aviv University, prompting rumours it was part of a Zionist plot.

Israeli wildlife officials dismissed the claims as ludicrous and expressed concern about the bird's fate.

Last month, Egyptian officials implied the Israeli spy agency Mossad was to blame for shark attacks off its coast.

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Old 05.01.2011, 17:13
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already mentioned here
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5 January 2011 Last updated at 14:39 GMT

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-12120259

Saudi Arabian officials have "detained" a vulture on accusations of being a spy for Israel, media reports say.

The griffon vulture was carrying a GPS transmitter bearing the name of Tel Aviv University, prompting rumours it was part of a Zionist plot.




Personally, I'm not sure I would trust a vulture with a TomTom.
Can you select vulture voices on the WE map version?
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Old 05.01.2011, 21:59
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Yet another example of why the middle east is in such a mess.
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Muslims have officially topped their record of stupidity and paranoia !
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Old 07.01.2011, 13:22
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hehehe, this is the first animal that's also a "vet".
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I guess the best job in Israel Mosad is a vetů
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How exactly does one "detain" a vulture? Do you have to read it the Miranda rights or anything?
Poor thing will be fresh meat for all the scavengers in the Saudi jail
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How exactly does one "detain" a vulture? Do you have to read it the Miranda warning or anything?
Poor thing will be fresh meat for all the scavengers in the Saudi jail
fixed it for ya.
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