Iran Accuses UN Atomic Body of Sending Spies, Iran Reports

Iran’s Intelligence Minister Heidar Moslehi accused the International Atomic Energy Agency of inserting “spies” among inspectors sent to monitor the country’s nuclear program, Iran newspaper reported.

The agency needs to give an explanation, Moslehi said according to the Tehran-based newspaper.

The U.S. says Iran is seeking to develop a nuclear bomb and Iran says that the program is meant to generate power.

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