Iran complains to UN over U.S. accusation of Saudi assassination plot

06.10.2011                      09.Cheschwan. 5772

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Iran complains to UN over U.S. accusation of Saudi assassination plot

Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi says alleged plotter is anti-Tehran militant.

Iran has complained to the United Nations about a U.S. accusation it tried to assassinate a Saudi diplomat, saying one of the alleged plotters Washington calls an Iranian military official is really a member of an anti-Tehran rebel group.
Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi said on Saturday the plot was part of a multi-pronged U.S. strategy to smear Tehran, a process he said would continue next week when the UN nuclear agency publishes a report western diplomats say will contain new evidence about Iran's nuclear program….