Ok. Forget the man-eating badgers the British Army denied releasing in Basra. A dozen squirrels were captured by Iranian intelligence who claimed the rodents had been outfitted with electronic detection devices. (Ynet and hat tip Tigerhawk)
"In recent weeks, intelligence operatives have arrested 14 squirrels within Iran's borders," state-sponsored news agency IRNA reported. "The squirrels were carrying spy gear of foreign agencies, and were stopped before they could act, thanks to the alertness of our intelligence services."