Iran General NewsKuwait protests assault on diplomat in Iran

Kuwait protests assault on diplomat in Iran

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AFP: Kuwait has strongly protested to Iran over a physical assault on one of its diplomats in Tehran and demanded an apology, the state news agency KUNA reported on Wednesday. KUWAIT CITY, June 20, 2007 (AFP) – Kuwait has strongly protested to Iran over a physical assault on one of its diplomats in Tehran and demanded an apology, the state news agency KUNA reported on Wednesday.

Foreign ministry undersecretary Khaled al-Jarallah summoned Iranian ambassador Ali Jannati on Tuesday and handed him an official protest demanding a probe into the incident, the official news agency KUNA said.

Local newspapers said third secretary Mohammad al-Zubi was stopped just outside the embassy by two cars and was beaten up by a group of men, while the Iranian guards did not interfere.

Zubi was taken to hospital for treatment an Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah ordered a special plane to repatriate the diplomat on Wednesday.

The Kuwaiti cabinet also held an emergency meeting to discuss the attack, whose motive remains unclear.

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