Iran’s Nuclear Organization Hacked

The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran announced that some of its emails were leaked. It further alleged that an unknown group in a foreign country illegally infiltrated its servers, according to Bloomberg.

A group called Black Rewards claimed responsibility for the hacking incident on Twitter.

Iran’s nuclear program is in the center of political tension with the West. Talks between the US and Iran, mediated mainly by the European Union, remain in standstill.

The news comes after the European Union last week levied new sanctions on Iran, after Iran violently cracked down on protests and supplied weapons to Russia.

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