Jun 28 2009
They “detain” people from your embassy. ‘UK FURY AS NINE ARE ARRESTED IN IRAN.’
The UK has demanded the immediate release of Iranian staff at its Tehran embassy who were arrested on Saturday.
Iranian media earlier reported that eight local staff at the mission had been detained for their “considerable role” in post-election riots. UK Foreign Secretary David Miliband called the arrests “harassment” and dismissed the allegations as baseless. Relations between the countries are strained after Tehran accused the UK of stoking unrest, which London denies.
Iran has repeatedly accused foreign powers – especially Britain and the US – of stoking the unrest that swept the country after the 12 June election, which handed President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad a decisive victory. BBC
One would think the UK would get a clue from seeing how Muslims in their country show their ‘appreciation’ for Britain’s over-generosity towards them.
These are just a few of the stories I’ve posted about Muslims in the UK over the past year.