Iranian ambassador: British sailors may be tried

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March 31, 2007 12:48

Iran's ambassador to Russia has said the 15 British sailors held by Iran could be tried for violating international law, Iran's state news agency IRNA reported on its Web site Saturday. Gholam-Reza Ansari told Russian television Friday that Iran had launched a legal investigation of the British sailors and said, "They will be tried if there is enough evidence of guilt," IRNA reported.


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