Iran recalls ambassador from Bahrain

Last Updated: Thursday, March 17, 2011 - 16:56

Tehran: Iran has recalled its ambassador from Bahrain to protest crackdowns on mainly Shi’ite protesters.
State TV says Iran`s Ambassador in Manama, Mahdi Aghajafari, has been asked to return home for consultations.
Iran has denounced the deployment of a Saudi-led force from Gulf allies to prop up the Sunni monarchy against widening demonstrations by the Shi’ite-led opposition.

Bureau Report

First Published: Thursday, March 17, 2011 - 16:56

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