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  11/30/2011, Kislev 4, 5772

Britain To Oust Iranian Ambassador and Close Embassy

After Tuesday's rioting in Iran at the British Embassy, the United Kindgom's Foreign Secretary William Hague ordered the Iranian Embassy closed. He said that Iran's ambassador to the UK has 48 hours to return to his home country.

A protest in capital city of Tehran culminated in Iranians attempting to enter the British embassy. The protesters torn down the British flag.