Scientist who allegedly led Iran's military nuke program killed


An Iranian scientist named by the West is the leader of the Islamic Republic's disbanded military nuclear program was killed today in an ambush on the outskirts of Tehran. Iran's foreign minister is saying that the killing bears serious indications of an Israeli role, but did not elaborate. Israel is long suspected of killing several Iranian nuclear scientists a decade ago. It declined to immediately comment. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu once told the public to remember the name This scientist.

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