, Iran busted 17 spies linked to CIA, some received death sentence – media, WorldNews | Travel Wire News

Iran busted 17 spies linked to CIA, some received death sentence – media

Published time: 22 Jul, 2019 07:16 Edited time: 22 Jul, 2019 07:33

Iranian secret services uncovered a 17-member spy ring working against the country, according to state-affiliated media. Some of the agents have been given capital punishment.

All the suspects in question were arrested by Iran’s Ministry of Intelligence, the semi-official Fars News Agency reported.

They were working as private contractors “in the economic, nuclear, infrastructural, military and cyber areas… where they collected classified information,” the report said.


GOT NEWS? click here

possible to reach millions worldwide
Google News, Bing News, Yahoo News, 200+ publications


Also on rt.com UK caught in crossfire of US-Iran brinkmanship, and whose fault is that?

DETAILS TO FOLLOW