U.S. tightening the screws on Iran…

by | Nov 11, 2007 | Stress Blog | 2 comments

Iraqi fighters ’grilled for evidence on Iran’

Interrogator says US military seeks evidence incriminating Tehran
David Smith in Baghdad Sunday November 11, 2007 The Observer

US military officials are putting huge pressure on interrogators who question Iraqi insurgents to find incriminating evidence pointing to Iran, it was claimed last night.

Micah Brose, a privately contracted interrogator working for American forces in Iraq, near the Iranian border, told The Observer that information on Iran is ’gold’. The claim comes after Washington imposed sanctions on Iran last month, citing both its nuclear ambitions and its Revolutionary Guards’ alleged support of Shia insurgents in Iraq. Last week the US military freed nine Iranians held in Iraq, including two it had accused of links to the Revolutionary Guards’ Qods Force.

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