It seems that a week long campaign of international ridicule has succeeded in freeing alleged Mossad agent - The Eagle- From Saudi Arabia.
Bandar bin Saud, the Saudi nature authority, was quoted to Arabic language news daily that there is no truth behind claims that the bird was linked to espionage. Rather, there was a mix-up concerning a tracking device that had been placed on the bird. Saud added that
uses similar tracking devices to follow rare birds. Saudi Arabia
As of the time of publication, the alleged operative, known only as "The Eagle" has not commented on his release.