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Argentina tells Iran to hand over bombing suspects

ANNIVERSARY:Argentina believes Tehran ordered the attack, which took place 17 years ago today and leveled a seven-story building, an allegation which Iran denies

AFP, BUENOS AIRES

Timerman said in April that the report was illogical and that Buenos Aires had nothing to gain economically by shelving the investigations.

“Argentina has no embargo against Iran and Iran has no embargo against Argentina, so what am I going to get by forgetting the investigation? What kind of commercial benefit?” he asked.

Argentina’s Jewish community numbers some 300,000 people, the largest in Latin America.

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