John Bolton Was Target of Assassination Plot by Iranian National

An Iranian nationwide plotted to assassinate at the least two former Trump administration officers, the Division of Justice mentioned, in what it described as a possible retaliation for the 2020 killing of a distinguished Iranian normal.

A legal criticism unsealed Wednesday mentioned Shahram Poursafi, 45 years previous, of Tehran, tried to kill one in all former President Donald Trump’s national-security advisers, John Bolton, by providing to pay a person within the U.S. $300,000. Brokers affiliated with Mr. Poursafi carried out surveillance on Mr. Bolton.