MKO member arrested in eastern Iran

Mashad, May 6, IRNA – A member of terrorist Mojahedin Khalq Organization (MKO) has been arrested in the city of Mashad, Khorasan Razavi Province, the provincial deputy prosecutor for political and security affairs said.

The person intended to conduct sabotage activities on the occasion of Workers’ Day and Teachers Week, Hassan Heidari told the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) on Sunday.

The 37-year-old suspect, who had long been watched for his contact with MKO terrorist group, was arrested after necessary information was collected, he said adding his interrogation is underway.

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