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Iran releases mastermind of the attack on Saudi Embassy

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According to Iranian websites, the authorities released Hassan Kurd Maihan, who is accused of being the "Mastermind" behind the storming of the Saudi embassy in Tehran and burning and tampering with its properties, as well as endangering the lives of diplomats on January 2.

This development comes despite the declaration of the general secretary of the Iranian Supreme National Security Council, Ali Shamkhani, on Febryary 16, about trying the raiders of the Saudi Embassy and bringing them to justice. The website "Zaytun" quoted informed sources, which supported the release of Maihan without referring to the details of the case.