UK denies Iran diplomat 'spying' claim

By Parisa Hafezi
Updated July 6 2022 - 9:51pm, first published 9:46pm
Britain has denied reports one of its diplomats has been arrested in Iran on espionage charges.

Iran's Revolutionary Guards have detained several foreigners, including Britain's second most senior envoy in Tehran, for alleged acts of spying, including taking soil samples in restricted areas, state television reports.

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