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Iran: Detainees

Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

UIN 72352, tabled on 9 November 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what assessment she has made of the potential merits of an international all-faith delegation to Tehran to petition for the release of Nazanin Zaghiari Ratcliffe and other dual citizens being detained within the Islamic Republic of Iran.

Answered on

19 November 2021

We remain committed to doing all we can to ensure that British nationals being unfairly detained by Iran are released and allowed to return home to be reunited with their families. We engage international and likeminded partners on these efforts where we deem it helpful to do so.