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Baird Says Canada Suspends Diplomatic Relations With Iran

September 07, 2012

Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird said his country is suspending diplomatic relations with Iran and closing its embassy in Tehran.

Baird made the comments to reporters in Vladivostok, Russia where he is attending an Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit.

To contact the reporter on this story: Andrew Mayeda in Ottawa at

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Theophilos Argitis at

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