By Maya Lester KC & Michael O’Kane

US sanctions Iranian intelligence operatives over abduction plot

Senior Iranian intelligence official Alireza Shahvaroghi Farahani and intelligence operatives Mahmoud Khazein, Kiya Sadeghi and Omid Noori have been sanctioned by the US pursuant to Executive Order 13553 for having acted for/on behalf of the Iranian Ministry of Intelligence and Security. The 4 are said to have been involved in planned kidnap of a US-based, Iranian-American journalist and activist who …

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Michael is Senior Partner at Peters & Peters Solicitors LLP. He has acted in many of the most high profile and sensitive business crime cases of the last 25 years, at Peters &...

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