Society 18:30 07/12/2012

Swedish ambassador violates diplomatic ethics during meeting with Iran’s Ahmadinejad

Newly appointed Swedish ambassador to Tehran Peter Tiller violated diplomatic ethics during a meeting with Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Iranian website reported.

Peter Tiller crossed his legs during a meeting with Ahmadinejad following the ceremony of presenting his credentials, something which, according to experts, contradicts international diplomatic norms, said the website.

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, for his part, himself crossed his legs in response to the impoliteness of his interlocutor, said the Iranian source.



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