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Iran charges detained US reporter with spying

By | 2009-04-09T07:30:00+00:00 April 9th, 2009|News|

Iranian Prosecutor: Saberi spied under guise of journalist American-Iranian journalist Roxana Saberi, who has been detained in a notorious Tehran prison since January, has been charged with spying, deputy prosecutor Hassan Haddad said on Wednesday. "Her case has been sent to the revolutionary court. She, without press credentials, was carrying out spying activities under the guise of being a reporter," Haddad was quoted as saying by the ISNA news agency.

Pro-Hezbollah Group Arrested in Egypt

By | 2009-04-08T06:19:00+00:00 April 8th, 2009|News|

A group led by a Lebanese was arrested on charges of belonging to the Lebanese Hezbollah, trying to set up headquarters in Egypt, promoting Shiite Islam and smuggling arms to Hamas through tunnels on the borders, al-Masry al-Youm has learnt.