Was Israel behind the assassination of the young Iranian academic Dariush Rezaeinejad? On July 23, the 35 year old elite – researcher Rezaienejad, died after being shot in the throat, in front of his wife and daughter outside his daughter’s kindergarten in the eastern parts of Tehran. No one has yet claimed responsibility for the attack .
On November 29,2010, in separate locations in Tehran, two other Iranian academics were targeted by unidentified terrorists.
Explosives were attached to vehicles of Professor Fereydoun Abbasi and Dr. Majid Shahriari. Shahriari was killed immediately, while Abbasi and his wife survived with injuries.