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Swedish FM tweets visit to Iran “Human rights must be a key part of any new dialogue”

Thursday, 6 February 2014

Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt met with his Iranian counterpart and tweeted from snowy Tehran. “Also had talks on extensive use of death penalty in Iran. In many cases heavy drug offenders. But death sentence is always unacceptable”; Human rights must be a key part of any new dialogue. We must be firm. But a more open relationship on other issues would help here as well.


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  • Published: 2 years ago on Thursday, 6 February 2014
  • By: Iran Daily Brief
  • Last Modified: February 6, 2014 @ 3:08 pm
  • Filed Under: International
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    • https://twitter.com/SweMFA/status/431197220390850560; https://twitter.com/carlbildt/status/430931501744549888

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