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Denmark accuses Iran of activist murder plot

Denmark has accused Iran’s intelligence agencies of planning to assassinate an Iranian activist on Danish soil.

The target was believed to be a member of an Arab separatist movement, Denmark’s intelligence service said.

Denmark has recalled its ambassador from Tehran and is consulting other EU countries about imposing new sanctions against Iran.

A massive police operation in Denmark last month linked to the case led to the bridge to Sweden being closed.

Iran has dismissed Denmark’s allegations.

What is Iran accused of?

Danish Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen described the alleged planned assassination by Iran of an exiled separatist leader in Denmark as “totally unacceptable”

The Iranian ambassador to Copenhagen was summoned to the foreign ministry over the allegations.

A Norwegian citizen of Iranian origin was arrested in Sweden on 21 October in connection with the alleged plan. The man denies the charges. Read more

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Denmark accuses Iran of activist murder plot

Denmark has accused Iran’s intelligence agencies of planning to assassinate an Iranian activist on Danish soil.

Denmark accuses Iran of activist murder plot

Denmark has accused Iran’s intelligence agencies of planning to assassinate an Iranian activist on Danish soil.

Denmark accuses Iran of activist murder plot

Denmark has accused Iran’s intelligence agencies of planning to assassinate an Iranian activist on Danish soil.

Denmark accuses Iran of activist murder plot

Denmark has accused Iran’s intelligence agencies of planning to assassinate an Iranian activist on Danish soil.

Denmark accuses Iran of activist murder plot

Denmark has accused Iran’s intelligence agencies of planning to assassinate an Iranian activist on Danish soil.

Denmark accuses Iran of activist murder plot

Denmark has accused Iran’s intelligence agencies of planning to assassinate an Iranian activist on Danish soil.