Nu­clear spy not mem­ber of ne­go­ti­at­ing team: am­bas­sador

Tehran Times - - POLITICS -

TEHRAN — Iran’s Am­bas­sador to Lon­don Hamid Baei­dine­jad said on Tues­day that Ab­dol­ra­sul Dorri Es­fa­hani, who has been sen­tenced to five years in jail on es­pi­onage charges, was not a mem­ber of Iran’s nu­clear ne­go­ti­at­ing team with the P5+1 group.

He was an ad­vi­sor to the nu­clear ne­go­ti­at­ing team whose spe­cialty was used on de­mand, Baei­dine­jad was quoted by ISNA as say­ing.

The Ju­di­ciary an­nounced on Sun­day that con­vic­tion against Dorri Es­fa­hani on charges of spy­ing for for­eign in­tel­li­gence ser­vices and leak­ing in­for­ma­tion have been up­held.

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