0
 

Iran: Claims over payment to London refuted


Issue 1103 - 22 May 2020

Majlis-e Shura-ye Eslami (parliament) member Ahmad Mazani has claimed Iran paid IR270m ($1.6m) in compensation to the UK for damages caused during the 29 November 2011 attack on the British embassy in Tehran. However, foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif denied there was even any talks over compensation payments. One London source told GSN that Mazani’s claims were “inaccurate”.

Want to read more?

Small article

£4

(Access to one 100-400 word article)

Subscribe to Gulf States Newsletter

View subscription options

Don't have an account?

Register for access to our free content

An account also allows you to view selected free articles and set up news alerts.

Register

Contact us

Jon Marks
Editorial director

Dominic Dudley
Editor

Harry Randle Marsh
Subscriptions and sales

Tel: +44 (0)1424 721667