Iran’s judiciary has confirmed it has detained three Australian citizens, alleging they were arrested for spying and taking images from sensitive areas.
Judiciary spokesman Gholam Hossein Esmaeili confirmed the arrests in a press conference in Tehran.
“This is true. These individuals have been detained in two cases and indictments have been issued for both.”
He said one of the cases related to images taken by two foreign nationals from military and restricted areas, and “the images have been retrieved from the memory of the camera which has been discovered and seized from…