Iranian MP hints Salman Rushdie’s horror stabbing was ‘direct work’ of Iran in response to US killing of top general


AN Iranian MP has suggested the brutal stabbing of Salman Rushdie was the “direct work” of the country in response to the US killing of a top general.

The author, 75, was knifed up to 15 times yesterday in front of horrified onlookers in New York after suffering years of death threats over his novel The Satanic Verses.

Salman Rushdie was stabbed multiple times in New York on Friday

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Salman Rushdie was stabbed multiple times in New York on FridayCredit: PA
Iran-sympathizer Hadi Matar, 24, was arrested and has been charged with attempted murder

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Iran-sympathizer Hadi Matar, 24, was arrested and has been charged with attempted murderCredit: AP
AN Iranian MP has hinted the attack was 'direct work' of Iran

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AN Iranian MP has hinted the attack was ‘direct work’ of IranCredit: EPA

Iranian lawmaker Malek…



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