Avraham Shalom

 

 

 

Age: 86

 

Summary: director of Israel's Shin Bet security service from 1980 to 1986 who had led the agency through some of its greatest achievements before resigning in disgrace and whose career was derailed after the Shin Bet was accused of killing two Palestinian bus hijackers, then trying to cover up the affair.

 

 

Cause of Death: Undisclosed causes

 

Born: June 7, 1928

 

Died: June 19, 2014

 

Location: Tel Aviv, Israel