Fri 17 May 2013, Daily Star (Lebanon)
Beware the ‘birds’: Palestinians decry jailhouse informers
By HOSSAM EZZEDINE
RAMALLAH, Palestinian Territories: Former Palestinian prisoners are speaking out to warn those still held in Israeli jails about a group of undercover informers, who are known as “birds,” seeking to trip them up. The network apparently stretches far and wide, with these “birds” tasked with wheedling out confessions that lead...