Iran arrests man on charges of spying for Britain

Last Updated: Sunday, December 15, 2013 - 14:53

Johannesburg: Iran has arrested a man on charges of spying for Britain, state media reported.

The man was arrested in the town of Kerman in south-eastern Iran after authorities spent months tracking him down, state news agency IRNA reported.

According to a news channel, a Kerman judiciary official said the man had exchanged information with four British intelligence operatives.

The man has not been identified but he is currently standing trial and has confessed.

ANI

First Published: Sunday, December 15, 2013 - 14:53

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