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Iran: Christianity

Question for Foreign and Commonwealth Office

UIN HL12275, tabled on 13 December 2018

To ask Her Majesty's Government what discussions they have had with the government of Iran about the reported arrest of over 100 Christians in Iran.

Answered on

28 December 2018

Despite constitutional recognition, the persecution of Christians has been continuous, systemic, and institutionalised. We regularly raise the treatment of Christians in Iran with the Iranian Government, and we continue to take action with the international community to press Iran to improve its poor record on all human rights issues.