David Kimche




Age: 82


Summary: Israeli spy-turned-diplomat who had played a key role in the Iran-contra scandal, in which Washington authorized Israel to sell U.S. weapons to Iran in violation of an international embargo that rocked U.S. President Ronald Reagan's administration, but who later became involved in the Middle East peace process.



Cause of Death: Brain cancer


Born: February 14, 1928


Died: March 8, 2010


Location: Jerusalem, Israel