Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif holds a lecture at the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) in Stockholm, Sweden. Photo: EPA

Asylum bid: Iranian journalist uses cigarette break to flee foreign minister’s delegation in Sweden

  • Journalist Amir Tohid Fazel was covering Iran Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif’s Nordic tour
  • He fled the official delegation and applied for residency in Sweden
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Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif holds a lecture at the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) in Stockholm, Sweden. Photo: EPA
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The plane which carried Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is seen on the tarmac of the airport in Biarritz. Photo: EPA-EFE

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif makes surprise visit to G7 summit amid nuclear programme deadlock

  • Zarif’s presence at summit had not been announced and he did not meet with US President Donald Trump
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The plane which carried Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is seen on the tarmac of the airport in Biarritz. Photo: EPA-EFE
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