Mostafa Ahmadi Roshan was assassinated, Iranian security agencies have reported besides blaming the assassination on Israeli agents and the United States.
Mostafa Ahmadi-Roshan an Iranian nuclear scientist was killed Jan. 11 in Tehran. He died when an explosive device attached to his vehicle detonated.
Mostafa Ahmadi-Roshan supervised a department at Iran’s primary uranium enrichment complex, Natanz.
The assasins used tactics that showcase expertise with foriegn sponsorship.
Mostafa Ahmadi-Roshan is the 5th Iranian scientist related with the Iranian nuclear program to be killed.
A a motorcyclist stuck a magnetic bomb on the Peugeot car Mostafa Ahmadi-Roshan was being driven in killing the 32-year old who was a graduate of Sharif University.
An explosive device magnetically attached to Ahmadi-Roshan’s vehicle by two people on motorcycles detonated but left the vehicle largely intact, though it killed Ahmadi-Roshan instantly.
Ahmadi-Roshan was assassinated within blocks of a freeway, giving the assassins a quick escape route implying an element of local support foreign expertise.