- Prison Planet.com - http://www.prisonplanet.com -

Report: Iran planned to bomb Israeli ship in Suez Canal

Posted By admin On March 24, 2012 @ 4:05 am In Featured Stories,Tile,World News | Comments Disabled

Avi Issacharoff
Haaretz [1]
March 24, 2012

Iran had planned to bomb an Israeli ship while it crossed the Suez Canal, the prosecution in Egypt’s state security court said, the Egyptian newspaper Al-Ahram reported on Saturday.

According to the report, two Egyptians were recently arrested and investigated for allegedly planning an attack on an Israeli ship in the Suez Canal.

The investigation of the two found that they had received their instructions from Iranian agents, and that the two asked a third person, by the name of Mohamed Zakri, to carry out the act in exchange for 50 million Egyptian pounds.

The two denied the accusations against them.

Full article here [1]


Article printed from Prison Planet.com: http://www.prisonplanet.com

URL to article: http://www.prisonplanet.com/report-iran-planned-to-bomb-israeli-ship-in-suez-canal.html

URLs in this post:

[1] Haaretz: http://www.haaretz.com/news/diplomacy-defense/report-iran-planned-to-bomb-israeli-ship-in-suez-canal-1.420463

[2] Iranian naval ships enter Mediterranean via Suez: http://www.prisonplanet.com/iranian-naval-ships-enter-mediterranean-via-suez.html

[3] As Egypt Decides Whether To Allow Iran Warships To Pass Suez, Here Is An Update Of US Naval Deployments: http://www.prisonplanet.com/as-egypt-decides-whether-to-allow-iran-warships-to-pass-suez-here-is-an-update-of-us-naval-deployments.html

[4] Shippers Concerned Over Possible Suez Canal Disruptions: http://www.prisonplanet.com/shippers-concerned-over-possible-suez-canal-disruptions.html

[5] Libya: US warships enter Suez Canal on way to Libyan waters: http://www.prisonplanet.com/libya-us-warships-enter-suez-canal-on-way-to-libyan-waters.html

[6] North Korean ship caught smuggling weapons and missile material through Panama Canal: http://www.prisonplanet.com/north-korean-ship-caught-smuggling-weapons-and-missile-material-through-panama-canal.html

Copyright © 2013 PrisonPlanet.com. All rights reserved.