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IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency

IRGC arrests foreign diplomats working in Iran on espionage charges

IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency

Jul 7, 2022

Tehran, IRNA -- Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps has arrested a number of diplomats working in foreign embassies in Tehran over espionage charges.

According to footage released by the IRGC Intelligence Organization, the detainees were involved in espionage activities, including soil sampling in banned areas.

The detainees include a deputy of the British ambassador, who along with his family visited Shahdad Desert on a tourism trip, but as the footage shows, he was conducting soil sampling in that area.


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