Trial Exposes Iran, Saudi Battle in Europe

ROSKILDE, Denmark—A court docket in this article sentenced a Norwegian-Iranian male to seven yrs in jail for espionage and plotting the assassination of an Iranian dissident with suspected inbound links to Saudi Arabia, a clean twist in a contest involving two Middle East rivals that has distribute into Europe.

Mohammad Davoudzadeh Loloei was arrested in 2018 for spying on a group of Iranian exiles in Denmark who experienced claimed duty for a fatal attack in Iran, and for passing on info about its chief to an Iranian intelligence company that…