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British Foreign Minister Says Iran Too Important to ‘Leave in Isolation’

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British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond. Photo: Wikipedia.

British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said Iran is “too important of a player in this region to simply leave in isolation.” Photo: Wikipedia.

Britain’s foreign minister said Monday that Iran is a major regional player that can be an ally in fighting terrorism — but that London must “tread carefully” in its relationship with Tehran.

Tehran and world powers struck a deal last month on Iran’s contested nuclear program, and on Sunday Britain and Iran reopened their respective embassies after a break of several years.

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