With tensions between Iran and Britain escalating over the seizure of the Stena Impero tanker, British intelligence agencies "believe Iran has organized and funded sleeper terror cells across Europe including the U.K. and could green light attacks in response to a conflict in the Gulf."
The claims refer to Hezbollah, the Lebanese Shi'a group that has been designated as a terrorist organization—in whole or part—by much of the West. In June, the same newspaper reported that a devastating cache of explosives, linked to Hezbollah, had been discovered in London by security agencies back in 2015. The three tons of ammonium nitrate was "more than was used in the Oklahoma City bombing that killed 168 people." Hezbollah is sponsored by Iran, and back in 2015, the U.K. had just signed on to the Iranian nuclear deal. Nothing was made public at the time. Click To Read Full Article