Three people have been found guilty of spying for the US in Iran while one US spy sentenced to death by the local judiciary.
According to an official, Gholamhossein Esmaili, two other secret agents of CIA, Ali Nafariyeh and Mohammadali Babapour, has given prison sentence for a period of 10 years. Another person Mohammad Amin Nasab also jailed for 10 years on charges of spying for British intelligence.
Mr. Esmaili didn’t reveal the identity of the US spy who received the death sentence. Iran also not clarified that either the sentenced persons belong to those 17 people which arrested earlier this year of spying for CIA. Iranian ministry has accused these secret agents of gathering nuclear and military facilities particulars. President Donald Trump has rubbished the statements as false.
Mr. Esmaili further informed that British-Iranian anthropologist, Kameel Ahmady also taken into custody for suspected links with foreign intelligence services. Iranian state media referenced Mr. Esmaili about the reports that prison term of President Hassan Rouhani’s brother has reduced from 7 years to 5.
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