"Jalal Sharafi [second secretary at the Iranian Embassy in Baghdad] has been released and has already returned to his motherland," the agency said.
The source did not disclose any details of the release, saying that it was up to Iran's Foreign Ministry to provide them.
Sharafi was abducted by a group of armed men wearing Iraqi uniforms.
Tehran called the abduction an act of aggression, and blamed U.S. servicemen in Baghdad.
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The main event of the third day of the 11th meeting of the Valdai International Discussion Club in Sochi was the closing session with President Vladimir Putin. The atmosphere was calm and open, despite the current political tensions and the Russia-West confrontation. The Russian president said that it corresponded to the spirit of the Valdai Club.