Norway expels Iranian diplomat in Tehran response

On March 3, Norway’s Foreign Ministry said it had asked Iran to remove one diplomat from Norway after Iranian authorities demanded one Norwegian diplomat leave Tehran.

Norway said Iran had protested against Norway granting political asylum to a former senior Iranian diplomat who quit last month in protest at a crackdown on anti-government demonstrators in Iran.

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Source: Reuters

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