Iranian spies infiltrate Washington

Georgetown\'s stylish Café Milano restaurant is strongly believed to have been the intended scene of an assassination attempt on the life of the Saudi ambassador to the U.S. (WTOP/J.J. Green)
Iranians after 'everything they can get'

wtopstaff | November 14, 2014 5:24 am

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J.J. Green,

WASHINGTON – Lunchtime at trendy Washington power lunch spots and weekends and evenings at lively night clubs may never be the same.

On Sept. 28, 2011, the FBI shut down an alleged plot to murder the Saudi ambassador to the United States with explosives. The Department of Justice says the alleged scheme was directed by elements of the Iranian government.

While never publicly acknowledged by U.S. officials, Georgetown’s stylish Caf

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