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April 23, 1988 | NORMAN KEMPSTER, Times Staff Writer
The government of Switzerland, ignoring strong objections from the United States, has agreed to accept as the new Iranian ambassador a one-time terrorist who interrogated U.S. diplomats during the long hostage crisis at the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, the State Department said Friday. "We consider it inappropriate for a leader of the Tehran hostage takers, who abused diplomatic immunities, to himself be accredited as an ambassador," State Department spokeswoman Phyllis Oakley said.
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April 23, 1988 | NORMAN KEMPSTER, Times Staff Writer
The government of Switzerland, ignoring strong objections from the United States, has agreed to accept as the new Iranian ambassador a one-time terrorist who interrogated U.S. diplomats during the long hostage crisis at the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, the State Department said Friday. "We consider it inappropriate for a leader of the Tehran hostage takers, who abused diplomatic immunities, to himself be accredited as an ambassador," State Department spokeswoman Phyllis Oakley said.
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