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October 14, 2012 10:38 am

Report: Iran Plans Environmental Disaster to Force Sanctions Suspension

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Ynet – Iran’s Revolutionary Guards have developed plans to damage an oil tanker in the Persian Gulf to create an environmental disaster, German magazine Spiegel reported on Sunday.

Citing Western intelligence sources, the weekly said the top-secret plan, codenamed “Dirty Water”, is aimed at blocking the oil-rich Gulf to shipping and forcing Western countries to become involved in a huge cleanup operation.

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