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Iranian minister hails Grass poem

world Updated: Apr 08, 2012 00:00 IST
AFP
Gunter Grass

Iran’s deputy culture minister on Saturday hailed German Nobel literature laureate Gunter Grass’s poem in which he accused Iran’s nemesis Israel of plotting its annihilation, local media reported. In a letter addressed to Grass, Javad Shamaqdari wrote: “I read your literary work and it warns beautifully.”