Spain arrests two members of “ring trafficking material for the development of the Iranian nuclear program”
No information on the arrestees, so we don’t know if they are true believers hoping to hasten the return of the Imam Mahdi, or kuffar hoping to make a buck off the jihad. “Spain Arrests 2 Over Suspected Iran Nuclear Export,” by Harold Heckle for the Associated Press, January 11 (thanks to Lookmann):
Spanish police have arrested two people and seized equipment made by a Spanish company that was to be illegally shipped to Iran for use in its nuclear program, officials said Friday.
Police officers stopped a tractor trailer at a highway toll booth in the northern town of Durango on Wednesday and after an inspection arrested the two people and seized the cargo, an Interior Ministry statement said. It said the police “dismantled a ring trafficking material for the development of the Iranian nuclear program.”
The seized objects included 44 valves made of an alloy “containing more than 25 percent nickel and 20 percent chromium by weight, which … makes them particularly suitable for use in the nuclear industry,” the ministry said. It said police also confiscated mounting accessories, export documents to Iran, bank statements and computer information….