2009 attack on Pakistan Embassy in Tehran

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2009 Pakistan Embassy attack in Tehran
Date February 18, 2009 (2009-02-18)
February 18, 2009 (2009-02-18)
Target Embassy of Pakistan, Tehran
Deaths 0
Non-fatal injuries
0

The 2009 attack on Pakistan Embassy in Tehran occurred when the Embassy was overran by the Iranian protesters who stoned the Embassy building after learning the news of slaying of a worker at the Iranian consulate in Peshawar, Pakistan.[1] According to the news sources, the protesters held placards noting "anti-Pakistan slogans".[2] The order was quickly restored and the governments of Iran and Pakistan to maintain calm diplomatic relations.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b McGinnis, Dan (November 29, 2011). "History of Attacks on Foreign Embassies in Iran". Yahoo News. Retrieved 9 August 2013. 
  2. ^ ":Pak Embassy in Tehran attacked". SANA. Retrieved 9 August 2013.