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Iran says information gathered by UN may have played part in scientist killing

Posted By admin On January 20, 2012 @ 4:40 am In Tile,World News | Comments Disabled

Reuters [1]
January 20, 2012

Iran charged on Thursday that assassins who killed an Iranian nuclear scientist in Tehran last week may have used information obtained from the United Nations.

Mostafa Ahmadi-Roshan, 32, was killed by a motorbike hitman who put a magnetic bomb on his car on a street during the morning rush hour on Jan. 11. Iran, at odds with Western governments over its nuclear program, has accused U.S. and Israeli agents of being behind the killing.

Iran’s deputy UN ambassador Eshagh Al Habib said there was a “high suspicion that … terrorist circles used the intelligence obtained from United Nations bodies, including the sanctions list of the Security Council and interviews carried out by IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency) with our nuclear scientists, to identify and carry out their malicious acts.”

Ahmadi-Roshan recently met with IAEA inspectors, Al Habib told the Security Council, “a fact that indicates that these UN agencies may have played a role in leaking information on Iran’s nuclear facilities and scientist.”

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[2] US-made bomb killed Iran expert: Report: http://www.prisonplanet.com/us-made-bomb-killed-iran-expert-report.html

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[5] Report: Tehran car bomb kills Iranian nuclear scientist: http://www.prisonplanet.com/report-tehran-car-bomb-kills-iranian-nuclear-scientist.html

[6] Iran Hangs Nuclear Scientist Murderer: http://www.prisonplanet.com/iran-hangs-nuclear-scientist-murderer.html

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