For eight crucial months after Levinson disappeared, top CIA brass claim they didn't even know that the retired FBI agent was working for them - which led to public denials that he had vanished while in the service of the U. The FBI's hunt for Levinson has led them into Afghanistan and Pakistan - and back to Iran.
Top intelligence officials fear that the 65-year-old father of seven is dead.
However, two Iranian presidents - including recently-elected moderate Hassan Rouhani - have denied having any involvement in his kidnapping or knowing where he is.
Canale 5 was the first private television network to have a national range in Italy in 1980, based on a local channel, Tele Milano 58, founded in 1978.
Much of its early content came from American television shows dubbed in Italian, a common trait on Italian television today. , was also wooed away from RAI to host an early quiz shows on Tele Milano – an important step in building a following of Mediaset's newest channel.
Trump was undeterred, praising Iranians for 'finally acting against the brutal and corrupt Iranian regime'.
Meanwhile, pro-government demonstrations have been taking place in cities across Iran after a week of protests and unrest over the country's poor economy, according to state media.