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  כסלו 17, 5771 , 24/11/10

Gambia Cuts Ties with Iran, Expels Iranian Diplomats

The Republic of Gambia has cut all ties with Iran and given its diplomats 48 hours to leave following suspicion that Iran sent arms and drugs to the African country.

Illegal Iranian shipments of heroin and arms sent last month were apparently headed for Gambia, according to an article published in the UK-based Financial Times.
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