Iran arrests American woman 'for spying': paper

An Iranian newspaper reported on Thursday that an American woman had been arrested on suspicion of spying after entering the country illegally by land.

Iran arrests American woman 'for spying': paper

An Iranian newspaper reported on Thursday that an American woman had been arrested on suspicion of spying after entering the country illegally by land.

The report, which could not be immediately confirmed by officials, was published in a column in the state-owned daily Iran.

The report said the woman had entered the country from Armenia and was detained by customs guards in the town of Nordouz in northwestern Iran. An espionage device was found in her teeth, it said.

The daily named the 55-year-old woman as Hall Talayan but did not say when she was detained.


Reuters

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