British foreign secretary to visit Iran (EXCLUSIVE)
Tehran, Iran, Aug. 20
By Temkin Jafarov - Trend:
British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond will on Sunday, August 23 make a visit to Iran, the Iranian Foreign Ministry exclusively told Trend August 20.
The source in the ministry confirmed the news about Hammond's visit to Tehran and the re-opening of the UK's embassy there.
The source added that the British embassy would resume its work in Tehran.
Britain's embassy in Iran was closed in 2011 after a crowd raided the diplomatic mission's building because of the sanctions imposed by London.
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