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Iran says it welcomes any defusion of tensions in region - ISNA

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LONDON (Reuters) – Iran’s foreign ministry spokesman said on Monday Tehran welcomes any defusion of tensions in the GUlf region following weeks of deteriorating relations with Washington.

“We welcome defusion of tensions in the region. We do not want rise of tensions,” Abbas Mousavi was quoted as saying by ISNA news agency.

(Reporting by Bozorgmehr Sharafedin; Editing by Raissa Kasolowsky)

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