A soldier of the German armed forces Bundeswehr in a CH-53 helicopter on their way from Kunduz to Mazar-i-Sharif, Afghanistan on March 27, 2017. (REUTERS/Sabine Siebold/File)
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A 50-year old Afghan-German dual national who worked for the German military was detained Tuesday on suspicion of passing data to an Iranian intelligence agency, Germany's federal prosecutor's office said.The German military often uses native-born interpreters to accompany troops on patrol in Afghanistan.In July, Germany's domestic intelligence agency reported that Iran had expanded its cyber attack capabilities and posed a danger to German companies and research institutions.
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