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    Billionaire Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal said Tuesday he had stopped considering any projects or investments in Iran, amid a Tehran-Riyadh diplomatic row.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Alwaleed did not elaborate the details of the cancelled investment plans.

    ​Saudi Arabia severed diplomatic relations with Iran on Sunday after its embassy in Tehran was stormed by protesters. The attack was triggered by the Sunni-ruled kingdom’s execution of a prominent Shiite cleric.

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