“He shared information about the whereabouts of martyr Soleimani with our enemies.”
A statement confirmed he had been arrested in 2018 and was in jail at the time of Mr Soleimani’s death and had been charged with earlier offences,
The new “aircraft carrier” is in the dock at Bandar Abbas.
Stock: US aircraft carrier held in the Persian Gulf
Qassam Soleimani was killed in Iraq in Janauary
It is built to resemble a Nimitz-class US carrier, many of which patrol the nearby waters.
The deal lifted sanctions on Tehran in return for the curtailment of their nuclear programme.
The Panamanian flagged Stena Impero was seized in Gibraltar
Two reports by the Director-General of the International Atomic Energy Agency confirm Iran has repeatedly breached the provisions of the previous deal.
The summary report reads: “The Agency notes with serious concern that, for over four months, Iran has denied access to the Agency, under Article 4.b.(i) and Article 5.c. of the Additional Protocol, to two locations and, for almost a year, has not engaged in substantive discussions to clarify Agency questions related to possible undeclared nuclear material and nuclear-related activities in Iran.”
The agency said Iran’s enriched uranium is above the stockpile limit.
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The report continued: “This is adversely affecting the Agency’s ability to clarify and resolve the questions and thereby to provide credible assurance of the absence of undeclared nuclear material and activities at these locations in Iran.”
Throughout 2019, Iran was involved in a diplomatic tussle with the West over harassment of shipping in the Gulf.
Protests outside the US consulate in Istanbul following the death of Soleimani
Adrian Darya-1 was suspected of breaking EU sanctions by transporting oil to Syria.
In response, Iran captured the British flagged Stena Impero and kept it at the Bandar Abbas port for two months.
Anti-war protestors in January 2020
Tehran vowed “severe revenge” as a result of the killing.
Trump claimed the US took its actions to stop a war.
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