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Mossad reportedly interrogated IRGC member in Iran over triple assassination plot | TOI - 30 April 2022 |

The Mossad spy agency detained and questioned a member of Iran's Revolutionary Guard in Iranian territory for his alleged involvement in an attempt to assassinate an Israeli diplomat in Turkey, Hebrew media reported.

According to the new reports, Mansour Rasouli, 52, admitted to Mossad agents during an interrogation at his home in Iran that he was sent to target the Israeli diplomat, as well as an American general stationed in Germany and a journalist in France.

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by Oui (Oui) on Fri Dec 29th, 2023 at 08:20:03 PM EST
Iran sentences five prisoners to death on `espionage for Israel' | Kurdistan HR NGO - 22 March 2023 |

The Branch Three of the Islamic Revolutionary Court of Orumiyeh has sentenced civilians Nasim Namazi, Vafa Hanareh, Aram Omari Berdiani, Rahman Parhazou and Mansour Rasouli to death on charges of "participation in intelligence cooperation and espionage for Israel" over the past few weeks.

The court also sentenced five other civilians, Kamran Hanareh, Fakhroddin Doudkanlou Milan, Ashkan Osmannezhad Ganduk, Hassan Omarpour, and Amir Moshtagh Gangachin, to ten years in prison on the same charge.

"The ten civilians that come from Orumiyeh [West Azerbaijan Province Iran],  were arrested by the Ministry of Intelligence in Orumiyeh over a period of several months, between the fall of 2021 and early 2022, and were physically tortured for months in solitary cells of the ministry on the accusation of `participation in intelligence cooperation and espionage for Israel'", an informed source told the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN).

Forced to "confess" under "torture and threats to detain and rape their family members", they denied all allegations of the security agencies during their trial, saying that they were "tortured" during their interrogation, the source said.

According to the source, "Mansour Rasouli, was a member of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) in Orumiyeh. Last year, the media outlets of the Islamic Republic of Iran reported that a Mossad-affiliated group kidnapped him in Iran and published his confessions".

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by Oui (Oui) on Fri Dec 29th, 2023 at 08:20:45 PM EST
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Iran executes 4 members of "Israeli-linked sabotage team": report | Xinhua News |

Iran on Friday executed four main members of an "Israeli-linked sabotage team" convicted of having committed "extensive actions against the country's security," the Mizan news agency of the Iranian judiciary reported.

The convicts, identified as three men -- ringleader Vafa Hanareh, Aram Omri and Rahman Parhazou -- and a woman, named Nasim Namazi, were executed in the northwestern Iranian province of West Azerbaijan after undergoing legal procedures, the report said.

According to Mizan, the convicts "were in direct contact with Israel's Mossad intelligence service through video calls," and had perpetrated acts of sabotage in the provinces of West Azarbaijan, Tehran and Hormozgan.

The report said the individuals had received money from Israel in return for the missions they had carried out.

It added that they were part of a 10-member Israeli-linked group, whose main objective was to "identify Iranian intelligence agents who were foiling Israeli plots against Iran," according to the report.

The arrest of other six members of the group was announced in October last year, with each receiving a 10-year jail sentence charged with being in contact with Israel to compromise Iran's security, said the report.

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by Oui (Oui) on Fri Dec 29th, 2023 at 08:21:38 PM EST
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The Western corporate media ...

Iran says it executed four people it claims engaged in 'sabotage' for Israel | The Guardian |

The hangings came days after an Israeli airstrike in a Damascus neighbourhood on Monday killed Sayyed Razi Mousavi, a high-ranking Iranian general.

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by Oui (Oui) on Fri Dec 29th, 2023 at 08:22:36 PM EST
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