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Police Arrest Suspected Iranian Spy

January 16 2019


German police have arrested a military adviser on suspicion of spying for Iran, reports Agence France-Presse. 

The German-Afghan man was working for the Bundeswehr as a linguistic and cultural adviser, prosecutors said after the arrest on Tuesday. 

The man is suspected of passing information to Iranian intelligence services over several years, reported Der Spiegel

As an employee of the German military, the suspect had access to sensitive information that included troop...

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