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Iran Makes Arrests in Hunt for Nuclear Scientist’s Killers

Top Iranian nuclear scientist Mohsen Fahrizade killed in terror attack

Source: Iranian State TV/Handout/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

Iran has arrested several people for involvement in last month’s assassination of a top nuclear scientist, the state-run Al Alam TV reported, citing an official.

Hossein Amirabdollahian, a top aide to the head of Iran’s parliament and a former deputy foreign minister, told Al Alam that Iran’s intelligence services made the arrests after identifying a number people who they suspect were involved in the Nov. 27 attack.