A senior diplomat on the Swiss embassy in Tehran has been discovered lifeless after falling from a high-rise constructing the place she lived within the north of town, a spokesman for emergency companies was quoted as saying by Iranian information companies.
The Swiss overseas ministry (FDFA) stated an worker at its embassy in Iran had died of an accident, with out figuring out the sufferer.
“The FDFA and its head, federal councillor Ignazio Cassis, are shocked by the tragic demise and categorical their deepest condolences to the household,” it stated.
The Iranian emergency companies spokesman, Mojtaba Khaledi, stated the diplomat’s physique was discovered by a gardener after an worker who arrived at her residence early on Tuesday observed she was lacking, the information company Fars reported.
Switzerland has represented US diplomatic pursuits in Iran since Washington and Tehran minimize ties shortly after the 1979 Islamic Revolution.