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Disappearance of Robert Levinson: FBI agent
Robert Alan Levinson was an American former Drug Enforcement Administration and Federal Bureau of Investigation agent who disappeared on March 9, 2007, in Kish Island, Iran, while on a mission for the CIA. Levinson's family received $2.5 million annuity from the CIA in order to stop a lawsuit revealing details of his work in Iran and to forestall any revelation of details regarding the arrangement between Levinson and the agency. He may have been held captive by the government of Iran. On November 26, 2013, Levinson, if he was still alive, became the longest-held American in history, surpassing Terry A. Anderson. According to his family, he suffered from type 1 diabetes, gout, and hypertension. His passport has never shown up in any other country. On March 25, 2020, Levinson's family announced his death, and although the date is unknown, it has been determined that he likely died while in Iranian custody.

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Trump doesn't accept reports of Levinson's death [Video]

Trump doesn't accept reports of Levinson's death

The family of Robert Levinson, the former FBI agent who disappeared in March 2007 after traveling to an island controlled by Iran, said on Wednesday (March 25) it now believes Levinson died in Iranian..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:39Published

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