Iranian nuclear scam nets arrest in Germany

23rd November 2004, Comments 0 comments

23 November 2004, FRANKFURT AN DER ODER - A 53-year-old man suspected of supplying illegal equipment for an Iranian nuclear power plant has been arrested in Germany, authorities said. The man was arrested by border police on entering Germany at Frankfurt an der Oder near the border with Poland. He is to appear before a magistrate this week. Prosecutors in Potsdam near Berlin are investigating eight people and three companies in Germany over suspected illegal supplies of crane parts to Iran via Poland or Ru

23 November 2004

FRANKFURT AN DER ODER - A 53-year-old man suspected of supplying illegal equipment for an Iranian nuclear power plant has been arrested in Germany, authorities said.

The man was arrested by border police on entering Germany at Frankfurt an der Oder near the border with Poland. He is to appear before a magistrate this week.

Prosecutors in Potsdam near Berlin are investigating eight people and three companies in Germany over suspected illegal supplies of crane parts to Iran via Poland or Russia.

DPA

Subject: German news

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