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Vanity Fair: trump told Lavrov about the IDF operation «Mossad» in Syria

The website of the authoritative American magazine Vanity Fair published exclusive information about the circumstances in which the President of the United States Donald trump gave the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov, the secret information provided by the Israeli intelligence services. About the scandal in may and June reported by ABC News, the New York Times and other media, but some details remained unclear.

The publication of Vanity Fair alleges that on may 10, 2017 during a meeting in the oval office with Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and former Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergei Kislyak President Donald trump divulged details of the secret operation conducted by Israeli intelligence in Syria, jeopardizing the safety of the agent «Mossad» in this country.

The publication, citing Israeli sources writes that in February 2017, two Israeli CH-53 helicopters flying over Jordan, were taken to the territory of Syria a team of special forces of General staff of the IDF «Sayeret Matkal» and employees of the technological Department of the foreign intelligence «Mossad», the purpose of which was the laboratory of the «Islamic state» in which a citizen of Saudi Arabia Ibrahim al-Asiri has developed a bomb that simulates a battery for laptops, which would be impossible to detect during security checks at airports. The article notes that informed al-Asiri was working for al-Qaida in Yemen.

The information extracted with the risk of their lives during this RAID, later formed the basis of recommendations for increased security measures on flights from a number of Muslim countries, the US and the UK. The operation itself was made possible thanks to the work of a secret agent «Mossad» in Syria.

Vanity Fair sharply criticized trump for what he had shared this information with Russian diplomats. In the publication there is concern about the fact that Russian officials could, in turn, inform the Iranians, allies of which is Lebanese Hezbollah.

Author Howard bloom at the same time calls Iran «the most dangerous enemy of Israel». He also quotes the words of a certain former officer of the «Mossad», who said that for the mistake of the President of the United States could be paid «a hell of a price.»

May 17, ABC TV News said, citing high-ranking sources in Washington, saying Russia secret intelligence information on Syria, President Donald trump has threatened the life of an Israeli agent in the ranks of the «Islamic state». According to the broadcaster, this agent uncovered the plan of the IG to blow up flying in the US passenger plane with the help of inherent in the portable computer of an explosive device. Israel handed over information to the United States with the condition that its source not be disclosed, said in a statement to ABC. The broadcaster quoted the former Director of the national centre for the fight against terror Matt Olsen, who said that we had not only a specific agent, put the important information, but also the possibility to recruit new agents in the ranks of ISIS.

That Donald trump gave the Russian foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, a secret operation associated with the operations of the US and its allies against «Islamic state», first reported by the newspaper The Washington Post. Later additional details published by the newspaper The New York Times.

The articles said that we are talking about classified information provided to the strategic partner of the United States, who did not give permission to send data to Russia. According to sources, The Washington Post, the disclosure of this information, trump threatened the U.S. cooperation with allies, who have the sources in the «Islamic state».

The White house and the Kremlin denied these reports. Donald trump also denied the data contained in The Washington Post, but then said that he had every right to share information with an ally in the fight against terrorism.

«Cooperation in the sphere of security between Israel and our greatest ally – the United States – remains a deep, significant and unprecedented scale. This relationship with the US is unprecedented in terms of their contribution to our strength. It was and will be», – said then defense Minister of Israel Avigdor Lieberman.

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Vanity Fair: trump told Lavrov about the IDF operation «Mossad» in Syria 23.11.2017

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