The British Embassy in Tehran was stormed during Iranian protests in 2011. This Sunday it re-opens after the 4 year absence. The British Embassy in Tehran, closed after Iranian protesters stormed it during a demonstration protesting the imposed British sanctions in 2011, will reopen again for the first time in four years. Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond will visit Iran at the weekend with a delegation of business leaders. The visit comes just weeks after Iran reached a deal with six world powers aimed at curbing its nuclear program.
Your exclusive news aggregator handpicked daily!