Iranian police probe death of Swiss diplomat in Tehran May 07, 2021 0 71 12345 Tehran: Police are investigating the death of a Swiss diplomat in Tehran, Iran’s Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday.“Police are currently intensively investigating the circumstances that led to the diplomat’s death,” spokesperson Saeed Khatibzadeh said.The Foreign Ministry deeply regrets the “bitter” incident and is in ongoing contact with the Swiss Embassy, Khatibzadeh said. The diplomat’s body is currently in the forensic department and is due to be handed over to the embassy after the investigation is complete, he said, according to IRNA state news agency. The diplomat died after falling from the 18th floor of a high-rise building in northern Tehran on Monday evening, police said. (dpa) Pages 12 RELATED ARTICLES Record COVID cases in India could be linked to ‘double mutant’ virus strain May 07, 2021 0 2271 Chinese media downplays danger from falling rocket debris May 07, 2021 0 349 Jailed Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong sentenced to further 10 months in prison May 07, 2021 0 444 Indonesian police arrest five for reusing Covid-19 nasal swabs Jakarta: Police in Indonesia’s North Sumatra province have arrested five people on suspicion of reusing Covid-19 test kits on passengers at the international airport there, a spokesman said on Wednesday. The five, .. Palestinian arrested after attack on Israeli students dpa Tel Aviv Israel has arrested a Palestinian suspect three days after an attack that wounded three Israelis in the West Bank. One of the three religious students has since died in hospital. The Israeli domestic .. Danish court upholds seven-year prison sentence in Iran spy case Copenhagen: A Danish appeals court on Thursday upheld a seven-year prison sentence for an Iranian-born Norwegian for espionage and assisting in assassination plots, the Ritzau news agency reported. The man has been in .. South Korea to build world’s largest floating wind park dpa Seoul South Korea is planning to complete the world’s largest offshore wind farm running on floating turbines by 2030, as President Moon Jae In pledged the government’s full support for the project during its ..