Iran says dead environmentalist was part of CIA, Mossad spy network

Tehran's chief prosecutor on Tuesday accused a renowned Iranian-Canadian environmentalist who died in prison of being part of an espionage network set up by Mossad and the CIA. Kavous Seyed Emami, 63, a renowned professor and founder of the Persian Wildlife Heritage Foundation, was buried on Tuesday in the village of Ammami around 40 kilometres (25 miles) north of Tehran.Officials say he committed suicide in his prison cell a fortnight after being arrested along with seven members of his NGO.Tehran prosecutor Abbas Jafari Dolatabadi said the NGO was set up...

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By: France 24 - Tuesday, 13 February

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