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Iran Recalls Ambassador to Cyprus

Iran recalled on Thursday its ambassador to Cyprus for consultations, after an Iranian national was recently extradited from the country to the United States on suspicion of violating UN arms sanctions.

A diplomatic source in Nicosia indicated that the Iranian was extradited to the United States "after exhaustion of all domestic legal remedies in Cyprus."

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