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Diplomat Dies in Iran After Falling From High-Rise Building

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The 51-year-old woman who died in Tehran's Kamraniyeh neighborhood was the Swiss embassy's first secretary, according to local media reports.
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Woman who fell from Tehran tower was Swiss embassy's first secretary

Woman who fell from Tehran tower was Swiss embassy's first secretary

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The Swiss government has confirmed media reports that a 51-year-old woman who died after she fell from a residential building in the wealthy Tehran suburb of Kamraniyeh was its embassy's first secretary.
“The FDFA confirms that a Swiss employee of the Swiss Embassy in Tehran died in a fatal accident on Tuesday,” the ministry in Bern said in a statement.
“The FDFA and its head Federal Councillor Ignazio Cassis are shocked by the tragic death and express their deepest condolences to the family,” the statement read, without identifying the victim by name.
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A Swiss diplomat in Iran has died after mysteriously falling from a high-rise building, state media says

A Swiss diplomat in Iran has died after mysteriously falling from a high-rise building, state media says

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Summary List Placement A Swiss diplomatic employee died after falling from a high-rise building in Tehran, Iran, multiple Iranian news agencies reported.
A national emergency spokesman told the semi-official Fars news agency that "a woman fell from a tower in Tehran and lost her life in the Kamaranieh area."
The spokesman said that the woman was the first secretary of the Swiss embassy and a Swiss citizen, and it was not clear what led to the fall.
The woman was the second-highest ranked employee at the embassy, Reuters reported, citing the semi-official ILNA news agency.
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