Iran broadcasts arrest of ‘Israeli spy’ & others with hyperlinks to ‘several countries’
Iran claims it has arrested various brokers of international intelligence companies, together with an “Israeli spy”, within the northwest of the Islamic republic.
The alleged Israeli intelligence agent was nabbed within the province of East Azarbaijan, Iranian media reported on Monday citing the regional head of the Iranian Intelligence Ministry.
“An Israeli spy and several other spies with ties to the security services of various countries have been arrested,” the official, who was not named within the reviews, stated.
The declare was made throughout a report concerning the law-enforcement actions and different points of the department’s operations. The identities of alleged spies weren’t disclosed and it was not clear if the one which Iran linked to Israel was an Israeli citizen.
Israeli authorities wouldn’t instantly touch upon the media reviews.
Israel and Iran have an extended historical past of hostilities. A number of high-profile crimes that occurred in Iran have been blamed on Israeli intelligence companies, together with final 12 months’s assassination of prime nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh.
Individuals arrested in Iran on fees of espionage for Israel could face the dying penalty.
Suppose your pals would have an interest? Share this story!