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Encyclopedia > Shabtai Shavit

Shabtai Shavit (Hebrew: שבתי שביט) was the Director General of the Mossad from 1989 to 1996. Thereafter he became the chairman of the Institute for Counter-Terrorism at the Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya, Israel. [1] Hebrew redirects here. ... For the Haganah branch responsible for coordinating Jewish immigration into the British Mandate of Palestine, see Mossad Lealiyah Bet   (Hebrew: המוסד למודיעין ולתפקידים מיוחדים, The Institute for Intelligence and Special Operations, often referred to as Mossad, meaning The Institute) is Israels intelligence agency and is responsible for intelligence collection, counter-terrorism, covert... 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... Ben-GÅ«ryōn Avenue in the centre of Herzliyyāh, facing north towards Sōkōlōv Street (1998) Herzliya (in Hebrew: הֶרְצְלִיָּה, without Niqqud: הרצלייה, commonly pronounced in Hebrew as Hertseliya) is a city in Israel, on the central coastal strip in the south of the Sharon region, just north...

Preceded by
Nahum Admoni
Director of the Mossad
Succeeded by
Danny Yatom

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Shabtai Shavit, former director of the Mossad, and current Chairman of the Board of Directors of the International Policy Institute for Counter Terrorism, believes Israel's only choice in this current hostile environment is pre-emption.
Shavit, speaking to diplomats and journalists at the Institute For Contemporary Affairs (ICA) in Jerusalem, recently said the greatest hindrance to assessing the global jihad war today is the limitations in gathering human intelligence.
Shavit acknowledges that this is an unending process that often does not have a final conclusion.
Mossad Boss' Pardon Letter Stirs Criticism (594 words)
JERUSALEM - Mossad ex-chief Shabtai Shavit has come under fire for violating the Israeli intelligence agency's rules in writing a letter to Bill Clinton recommending a pardon for fugitive financier Marc Rich.
Shavit stopped short of describing the assistance Rich provided in the two countries, but what he did reveal is known to have infuriated Halevy.
Still, the extent to which Shavit was willing to go to defend his pardon recommendation explains, in part, why other top Israeli officials tried to intervene on behalf of the fugitive financier.
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