Iran has been at odds with Western powers including Britain over what it calls their interference in its internal matters. Photo: AFP
Iran has been at odds with Western powers including Britain over what it calls their interference in its internal matters. Photo: AFP
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Iran sentences former deputy defence minister to death over alleged UK spying

  • Alireza Akbari, a former deputy defence minister in Iran, was accused of spying for British intelligence
  • Britain described the death sentence as politically motivated and called for his immediate release

Iran has been at odds with Western powers including Britain over what it calls their interference in its internal matters. Photo: AFP
Iran has been at odds with Western powers including Britain over what it calls their interference in its internal matters. Photo: AFP
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