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Iran suspends talks with Saudi after mass execution: Report

Pakki Khabar | 13/03/2022 07:27 PM | Click to read full article

Iran has decided to temporarily suspend its secret Baghdad-brokered talks aimed at defusing yearslong tensions with regional rival Saudi Arabia, a day after Saudi Arabia carried out its largest known mass execution in its modern history.

Iraq’s foreign minister earlier had said the fifth round of talks between Saudi and Iranian representatives was due to resume on Wednesday.