Posted by: chronicler55 | June 28, 2009

Iran Seizes British Embassy Workers

The Iranian Government has detained Iranians who were employed by the British Embassy in Tehran.

Associated Press

 

Iranian media said eight local embassy staff were detained for an alleged role in postelection protests, but gave no further details. British Foreign Secretary David Miliband said “about nine” employees were detained Saturday and that four had been released.

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