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DJ Iran Suspends Economic, Trade Ties With Denmark - Min

TEHRAN (Dow Jones)--Iran has indefinitely suspended trade and economic ties with Denmark, the Islamic republic's commerce minister said Tuesday, citing the Danish government's refusal to apologize over the publication of caricatures of Prophet Mohammad in Danish newspapers.

"Effective (Tuesday) no consumer goods from Denmark will receive registration order and goods with Denmark as origin will be prevented from entering through customs," Iran's Commerce Minister Masoud Mirkazemi told state-run radio.