Defense attorneys sought to convince the judge that their Iranian born client deserved only a 10 year term. In court papers, they had argued his crimes were "the result of a severe mental breakdown caused by a long standing, untreated bipolar disorder," and that he had no previous involvement in Nike Zoom Devosion
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Arbabsiar, 58, asked for mercy before hearing his sentence in federal court in Manhattan.
The informant told Arbabsiar in another meeting that he would need at least four men to carry out the attack at a cost of $1.5 million a price that Arbabsiar agreed to pay.
favorite restaurant, though the business was never identified.
and terrorist organizations, the government said.
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citizen turned covert Iranian operative was sentenced to 25 years in prison Thursday for plotting to kill the Saudi Arabian ambassador to the United States by bombing a Washington restaurant.
Manssor Arbabsiar, a former used car salesman from Corpus Christi, Texas, had pleaded guilty in October to two conspiracy charges and a murder for hire count alleging he was directed by the Iranian military to hire a Mexican drug cartel to carry out the assassination. agents disrupted the plot.
"What I did was wrong," he said. "I take responsibility for it. . District Judge John Keenan cited evidence that Arbabsiar had transferred nearly $100,000 to an FBI bank account in 2011, believing it was a down payment for the killing. senators, was "no problem" and "no big deal."
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