Award-winning investigative reporter Paul Caruana Galizia returns to report the story of the foiled assassination attempts on British soil of Iranian nationals. Since January 2022, there has been an attempted assassination or kidnap at least once a month – all ordered by the Iranian government. In this four-part series, Paul delves into how these attempts unfolded, why they have become so prevalent and who is behind them. It’s a story about Iran, about freedom of the press, but most of all, it’s about Britain – who the country chooses to protect and why…
Threat to life
London-based critics of the regime in Tehran face growing threats to their lives. Paul Caruana Galizia investigates why this is happening – and who is doing it
- 34 mins
- Tue 2 May
A lost photographer in a Chiswick business park, a nervous phone caller in LA and a speedboat bound for Caracas – who exactly are the hit men behind the threats?
- 27 mins
- Tue 2 May
A Hell’s Angels leader and an international heroin trafficker are just some of the unlikely hires for Iranian plots abroad. Who else is Iran commissioning for its assassinations and abductions?
- 28 mins
- Tue 9 May