Iran arrests head of U.S.-based "terror group": ministry

Source: Xinhua| 2020-08-01 20:42:34|Editor: huaxia

TEHRAN, Aug. 1 (Xinhua) -- Iranian agents have captured the head of a "terrorist" group based in the United States, the Iranian Ministry of Intelligence announced, quoted by Tasnim news agency on Saturday.

Fars news agency has identified the captured as Jamshid Sharmahd, leader of the Tondar group, linked to the royalist Kingdom Assembly of Iran, based in Los Angeles, U.S.

The group has been involved in a series of armed attacks inside Iran in last years, the report said. Enditem

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