Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's husband meets Boris Johnson

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Richard Ratcliffe says talks were ‘positive’, but Foreign Office questions usefulness of diplomatic protection for his jailed wife

The husband of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has described a meeting with Boris Johnson as “positive and constructive” but faced a new setback on Wednesday as the Foreign Office questioned the usefulness of granting her diplomatic protection.

Richard Ratcliffe, whose wife has been imprisoned in Iran since April 2016, was speaking after he was granted a first face-to-face meeting with the foreign secretary.

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