'Iranian scientist seeks refuge at Pakistani embassy'

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 13, 2010 09:06




A missing Iranian nuclear scientist that Teheran claims was kidnapped by the CIA has sought refuge in the Pakistani embassy in Washington, according to an Iranian state radio report cited by Reuters.

"A few hours ago Shahram Amiri took refuge at Iran's interest section at the Pakistan embassy in Washington, wanting to return to Iran immediately," Reuters quoted the radio station as saying.


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