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  Elul 2, 5777 , 24/08/17

Qatar to return its ambassador to Iran

Qatar said on Wednesday it decided to return its ambassador to Tehran, more than 20 months after he was recalled in protest over the ransacking of Saudi Arabia's missions in Iran by demonstrators angry at Riyadh's execution of Shiite Muslim cleric Nimr al-Nimr, Reuters reported.

Qatar, along with Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain and Sudan all recalled their ambassadors to Iran following the ransacking of the Saudi missions.

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