British-Iranian woman jailed in Tehran in state of 'despair'

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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe added to list of imprisoned dual nationals as husband says charges are ‘fabricated’ and calls for UK government’s aid

A British-Iranian woman serving a five-year jail sentence in Tehran on unspecified charges relating to national security is losing her hair and experiencing “low and despairing” moods as her incarceration lasts far beyond her family’s expectation.

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s conviction was upheld by Iran’s supreme court in April, one year after her arrest. Her husband, Richard Ratcliffe, has told the Guardian that he is now focusing on political pressure, urging the UK government to take up her case more seriously after recent elections in both countries.

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