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March 8, 2004
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Israeli businessman Elhanan Tannenbaum is no longer suspected of divulging state secrets while in Hezbollah captivity. Israeli officials said Sunday that Tannenbaum, who has been under Shin Bet interrogation since being repatriated in a prisoner swap with the Lebanese militia in January, could still be charged with criminal misconduct after he admitted he traveled to Abu Dhabi for illicit business deals.

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