DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran is acknowledging for the primary time it has an open case earlier than its Revolutionary Courtroom over the 2007 disappearance of a former FBI agent on an unauthorized CIA mission to the nation.
In a submitting to the United Nations, Iran stated the case over Robert Levinson was “on going,” with out elaborating.
The Related Press obtained the textual content of the submitting Saturday. Iran’s mission to the U.N. didn’t instantly reply to a request for remark and its state media has not acknowledged the case.
Iran’s Revolutionary Courtroom sometimes handles espionage circumstances and others involving smuggling, blasphemy and makes an attempt to overthrow its Islamic authorities. It wasn’t clear how lengthy the case had been open.
The Washington Submit first reported on the continuing case.