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August 28, 2016 10:29 am

Iran Arrests Nuclear-Deal Negotiator on Suspicion of Espionage

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Iran has arrested a member of the negotiating team that reached a landmark nuclear deal with world powers on suspicion of spying, a judiciary spokesman said on Sunday.

The suspect was released on bail after a few days in jail but is still under investigation, Gholamhossein Mohseni Ejei said at a weekly news conference, calling the unidentified individual a “spy who had infiltrated the nuclear team,” state media reported.

Read full story at The Jerusalem Post.

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