Iranian authorities arrest eight employees at the British embassy in Tehran.
- Al Jazeera (Image)
- Financial Times
Six staff members at the British embassy in Tehran are taken hostage after the embassy is stormed by Iranian students.
An Iranian political analyst employed by the British embassy in Tehran faces a lengthy prison sentence after being charged with "acting against national security".
Two Iranian staff working for the British embassy in Tehran will face trial over allegedly inciting protests.
Three staff from the British Embassy in Tehran, Iran, are released after being detained for allegedly having a role in the post-election protests.
Iranian Basiji students protest outside the British embassy in Tehran.