The Latest: Swiss Foreign Ministry says it summoned Saudi diplomat over mass execution

January 5, 2016 7:38 AM

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TEHRAN, Iran – The latest developments after Saudi Arabia severs diplomatic ties with Tehran amid a dispute over Riyadh's execution of an opposition Shiite cleric and attacks on Saudi diplomatic posts in Iran. (All times local.)

Switzerland's Foreign Ministry has said that it summoned the Saudi charge d'affaires to reiterate its opposition to the death penalty in all circumstances after a mass execution in the kingdom.

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