News of the day

1 July, 2020 12:00 AM printer

News of the day

Iran’s judiciary said on Tuesday that a five-year jail sentence for French-Iranian academic Fariba Adelkhah had been upheld. Adelkhah’s sentence, passed in May over “security charges including conspiring against national security”, was upheld by the appeals court and “she is going to serve five years” including time served since her arrest, judiciary spokesman Gholamhossein Esmaili told a televised news conference.


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