Tehran. Iran is furious over the assassination of the country’s top nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh in the capital Tehran. Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Khamenei has said he will avenge the assassination. Iran has blamed Israel for the killings, although there has been no immediate reaction from Israel.
Ayatollahs on Saturday called for “guaranteed punishment” for those responsible for the killing of a scientist linked to the country’s military nuclear program. In a statement, Khamenei described Fakhrijadeh as the country’s leading and distinguished nuclear and defense scientist.
Iran’s top nuclear scientist assassinated in Tehran
He said that the first priority is to give definite punishment to the culprits responsible for this murder and those who have ordered it. Earlier, President Hassan Rouhani blamed Israel for the killings.
It is learned that nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrijadeh was one of the important scientists in Iran’s nuclear energy program. He was a professor of physics at Imam Hussein University, he was also a senior scientist in the Iranian Ministry of Defense and Armed Forces Logistics.
Deep suspicions about Israel-US and Saudi
Let me tell you that two days before the assassination of Iran, there was a secret meeting between Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Yossini Cohen, the head of the Israeli intelligence agency Mossad. Was.
When it came to the Israeli Prime Minister’s secret visit to Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia denied the allegations and said that no such secret meeting had taken place. However, there was no response from Israel.
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Now Iran has blamed Israel for the assassination of nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh. Earlier, the United States killed General Kasem Soleimani Killing, commander of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards, in a drone attack during an intelligence operation in Baghdad last year, raising tensions between Iran and the United States. .
Two months ago this month, with the help of the Israeli intelligence agency Mossad, the United States killed Abu Mohammed Al Masri, 58, the second ringleader of the terrorist organization Al-Qaeda. The operation also killed the daughter-in-law of al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden.