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Disappearance of Robert A. Levinson (Kish Island, Iran | March 9, 2007)

Near East (North Africa and the Middle East)


Up to $20 million

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Rewards for Justice is offering a reward of up to $20 million for information leading to the location, recovery, and return of Robert A. “Bob”Levinson. A retired FBI special agent, Levinson went missing during a business trip to Kish Island, Iran, on March 9, 2007. Levinson had retired from the FBI in 1998 and was working as a private investigator at the time of his disappearance.

In December 2020, the U.S. Department of the Treasury sanctioned two senior Iranian officials, Mohammad Baseri and Ahmad Khazai, for their involvement in Levinson’s abduction. The United States continues to seek information on others who were involved.


Associated Location(s):


Date of Birth:

March 10, 1948

Place of Birth:

Flushing, New York, United States of America


United States of America


United States of America


6’2″(188 cm)


230 lbs (104 kg) –at the time of his disappearance

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Distinguishing Features:

Levinson wears eyeglasses. He is believed to have lost a significant amount of weight, possibly 50 to 60 lbs (23 to 27 kg).


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