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Iran Says Embassy in Denmark Target of Knife Attack Amid Protests at Home

The Iranian embassy in Copenhagen.

The Iranian embassy in Copenhagen.

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A 32-year old Iranian citizen was arrested in Copenhagen on Friday following reports that an armed person entered the compound of Iran’s embassy in the Danish capital.

The suspect will be arraigned in the Court of Copenhagen on Saturday in a remand hearing, according to a statement from the Danish police. The prosecutor from local police will ask the court to remand the man in police custody.