Iran calls for calm in crisis with Britain

04.12.2011                      08.Kislev. 5772

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Iran calls for calm in crisis with Britain

Iran tries to calm tension with the West; hardline cleric condemns British embassy storming; Iranian diplomats return from London.

Iran called on the West to avoid a deepening diplomatic crisis following the storming of the British embassy in Tehran, saying it was an issue between Tehran and London alone, Iranian media reported on Saturday.
Britain closed its embassy after Tuesday's incursion by hardline youths and expelled all Iranian diplomats from London. The fallout for Tehran spread when several other countries recalled their envoys, including France, Germany, Italy and the Netherlands….