Based on the life of the Israeli spy, Eli Cohen.
Did You Know?
In episode three, the fourth time he buys a newspaper in Damascus, he pays with a modern Malaysian 10 sen coin. See more
The series is set in the early 1960s, but on the map shown in the title sequence, the borders of Israel encompass East Jerusalem and the West Bank. These territories were occupied by Jordan at the time; they were not administered by Israel until their capture in the 1967 Six-Day War. See more
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