Iran has claimed the UK’s move to grant “diplomatic protection” to Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe flouts international law.
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British-Iranian mother being held in Iran where she is accused of spying, has been granted “diplomatic protection” by Britain.
Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has agreed Britain will accord “diplomatic protection” to Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British-Iranian mother held in Iran where she is accused of spying.
Vice President Mike Pence has accused Britain, France and Germany of trying to “break” US sanctions against Iran.
The Israeli military said its jets have struck a series of Iranian military targets in Syria.
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has ended her three-day hunger strike following a decision by Iranian prison authorities to grant her medical treatment.
Jailed British-Iranian mother Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has gone on hunger strike over a lack of medical treatment and Tehran trying to pressure her into spying on Britain, her husband has said.
Ministers are under pressure to increase efforts to secure the release of a British-Iranian mother detained in Tehran as she was due to begin a hunger strike.
A former Israeli government minister charged with spying for Iran is to serve 11 years in jail as part of a plea bargain with authorities.
A British-Iranian mother detained in Tehran is to embark on a hunger strike as a “last resort” over being denied health care, her husband said.
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British-Iranian dual national who has been imprisoned in Tehran on espionage charges, is preparing to go on hunger strike in protest amid claims she is being denied medical care.
Amnesty International has urged the Government to keep pressing for the release of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe from jail in Iran, describing her 1,000th day in detention as “another extremely depressing milestone”.
Charity worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe turned 40 in prison in Iran as Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said he hoped it would be the last birthday she has to spend in custody.
A British-Iranian academic and anti-war activist who was detained in Iran has returned to the UK.
Smaller oilfield services firms in Aberdeen could miss out on work in Iran due to newly-imposed US sanctions, an analyst said yesterday.
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Facebook has identified and banned more accounts engaged in misleading political behaviour ahead of the US mid-term elections in November.
A tough line from the US on imposing sanctions on Iran could see the oil price reach $80 a barrel, according to a pair of leading analysts.
An Aberdeen charity boss who moved from Iran more than a decade ago has angrily branded President Trump's executive order "discrimination".
MP for Gordon Alex Salmond says Iran is “coming back into the international community” which means a huge economic opportunity for Iran and also Scotland.
World powers and Iran have formally announced a comprehensive nuclear accord.
A landmark nuclear agreement has been reached with Iran after clearing final obstacles, a senior diplomat said today.
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