The first secretary on the Swiss embassy in Tehran was discovered lifeless on Tuesday after falling from a high-rise constructing the place she lived within the north of the town, a spokesman for emergency providers was quoted as saying by Iranian information businesses.
The Swiss international ministry (FDFA) mentioned an worker at its embassy in Iran had died of an accident, with out figuring out the sufferer. “The FDFA and its head Federal Councillor Ignazio Cassis are shocked by the tragic death and express their deepest condolences to the family,” it mentioned.
Iranian emergency providers spokesman Mojtaba Khaledi mentioned the diplomat’s physique was discovered by a gardener after an worker who arrived at her condo early on Tuesday observed she was lacking, the information company Fars reported.
“This person was the first secretary of the Swiss embassy,” Khaledi advised Mehr information company. “The cause of her fall has yet to be determined,” he advised Fars.
The diplomat was 51, the semi-official information company ISNA reported. Other stories put her age at 52.
Switzerland has represented U.S. diplomatic pursuits in Iran since Washington and Tehran lower ties shortly after the 1979 Islamic Revolution.
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