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Honeytraps and birthday calls: Secret file reveals Mossad efforts to net Mengele

Some of the creative methods used by Israel’s Mossad, described in a long-buried secret file documenting the intelligence service’s ultimately unsuccessful attempts to capture the notorious Nazi doctor and “Angel of Death” Josef Mengele, were to be released this week by Israeli media, 50 years on.

In the run-up to a full expose on Friday, the mass circulation daily newspaper Yedioth Ahronoth published excerpts in Hebrew from the so-called Meltzer File about break-ins, attempts to wiretap, and even plant a lover to seduce Mengele’s son.

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