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Israelis reject reports of spying on the U.S. as Susan Rice visits
Israelis reject reports of spying on the U.S. as Susan Rice visits

Israeli officials on Wednesday rejected espionage allegations reportedly made in American intelligence circles, the latest obstacle to Israel’s inclusion in the visa waiver program that would ease its citizens' travel to the U.S. According to a report in Newsweek, some American counterspy officials say Israel is pursuing espionage efforts against the U.S. that have “crossed red lines” and far exceed those of any other close ally. The espionage claims emerged ahead of a visit by U.S. national security advisor Susan Rice, who arrived in Israel on Wednesday for high-level consultations on Iran and the peace process. If past espionage involved more classic...

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