According to Iranian sources, Bob Levinson has been released from custody, and has been returned to the United States. Far be it from me to suggest that Iranian sources are lying, but the State Department is so far unable to confirm the statement on any level.
US officials have not confirmed the return of a former FBI agent that Washington claimed had gone missing in the Iranian island of Kish.Robert Levinson, still missing.
Iranian sources reported on Thursday that former FBI Agent, Robert Levinson, had returned to his country.
State Department spokesman Karl Duckworth said that the department was aware of unconfirmed accounts in the media that he had departed from Iran.
However, he stated that the US will continue to work with the Swiss Embassy in Iran to get information on Levinson's whereabouts.