Israeli author Gad Shimron in the coastal city of Tel Aviv. Photo: AFP

A Zionist James Bond story: this Red Sea resort was a secret Mossad base used to evacuate Ethiopian Jews in the 1980s

Ethiopian Jews had fled their country for refugee camps in neighbouring Sudan to escape famine, war and persecution, with the goal of ultimately fulfilling the isolated community’s dream of reaching the Holy Land

Topic |   Espionage

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Israeli author Gad Shimron in the coastal city of Tel Aviv. Photo: AFP
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