‘It’s not me!’ says Israeli with same name as alleged Dubai assassin


A man in Israel with the same name as an alleged member of a hit squad that assassinated a top Hamas militant in Dubai said Tuesday he was “angry, upset and scared” over what he swears is a misidentification.

Dubai police listed “Melvyn Adam Mildiner”, a British national, as one of 11 Europeans suspected of killing Mahmoud al-Mabhouh in a luxury hotel in the Gulf emirate last month.

Speaking in British-accented English, Melvyn Adam Mildiner, resident of a town near Jerusalem, told Reuters he had nothing to do with the assassination and had never been to Dubai.

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