Iran frees three detained Belgians

Men arrested for "gathering intelligence" released after two months in custody.

    Belgium's foreign ministry declined to comment on the case.

    Iran is embroiled in a long-running dispute with Western powers over its nuclear programme, accusing the Islamic Republic of attempting to build a nuclear bomb, a charge Tehran denies. 

    SOURCE: Agencies


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