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

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]


  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.