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How an Iranian’s Spy Saga Ends, 6 Years Later: He’s Executed | The New York Times

How an Iranian’s Spy Saga Ends, 6 Years Later: He’s Executed | The New York Times

When Shahram Amiri emerged from the shadows into the spotlight six years ago, he was a young Iranian scientist who suddenly appeared on YouTube from a safe house, telling a bizarre story of having been kidnapped by the Central Intelligence Agency.

Then, in another video that quickly followed, his story changed: He had come to the United States voluntarily to study, but desperately missed his son back in Tehran.

Source: How an Iranian’s Spy Saga Ends, 6 Years Later: He’s Executed – The New York Times