© 2020 – 2023 AEA3 WEB | AEAƎ United Kingdom News

UK urged to sanction Iranian officials on anniversary of Zaghari-Ratcliffe release

Richard Ratcliffe accuses ministers of downplaying Iran’s treatment of hostages since his wife’s release

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and her legal advisers have marked the first anniversary of her release from an Iranian jail by urging Britain to sanction 10 Iranian officials they say are responsible for a resurgence in state hostage-taking of foreign nationals.

Since her release, the Ratcliffe family have combined a search for normality with a determination to campaign for dual national and political prisoners detained in Iran.

Continue reading…

Related posts

Russia-Ukraine war: Mariupol evacuations set to continue; explosions reported in Russian city of Belgorod – live


Kyiv facing ‘sharp deterioration’ in electric supply after Russian strikes


Meta sued for £2.3bn over claim Facebook users in UK were exploited