Look on any website, and this story about the killing of Hamas militant Mahmoud al-Mabhouh has been most viewed for a number of days.
As well as real life murder, it has all the elements of a Hollywood script. Is this why we’re all fascinated by it? I love anything to do with spooks – Bourne, 24, James Bond etc…or is there more to it?
Let’s not forget that a man has died, the potential political fallout and the alleged use of fake passports. Israel has used fake British passports in its operations before and Israel was cautioned about this by the British authorities in 1987. Or is this just about the continuing hostility between Israel and Hamas? If Israel was