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Iran: Debts

Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

UIN 82315, tabled on 26 November 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what recent assessment she has made of the potential merits of the UK Government repaying the outstanding historical debt owed to Iran.

Answered on

1 December 2021

We continue to explore options to resolve this 40-year old case and will not comment further as discussions are ongoing.

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