Israel - Demand for Mossad T-Shirts Up Worldwide
Israel - Israel has yet to confirm or deny its involvement in the assassination of senior Hamas figure Mahmoud al-Mabhouh in Dubai, but there are those who are already taking advantage of the mysterious affair in order to make a profit.
The Irish Times reported today that the sales of Mossad-themed T-shirts have risen tenfold since the Israeli spy agency was linked to last monthâ€™s operation.
Eran Davidov, marketing manager of a top mail order company selling Israeli-made products, said his company had been overwhelmed by demand since launching a special â€śShow off your Mossad and Israeli prideâ€ť campaign earlier this week, directed mainly at Jewish communities in the Diaspora.
The most popular T-shirts include the writing â€śDonâ€™t Mess with the Mossadâ€ť alongside a picture of a pistol. Another garment has the word Mossad with the letter â€śoâ€ť replaced by a circular target used on a rifle range.
According to Davidov, since the launch of the marketing campaign the company has received dozens of e-mails and blog messages expressing pride in the ability of Mossad to strike with impunity throughout the Arab world.
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