British-Australian academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert not reported among prisoners freed among coronavirus fears

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Uncertainty over Moore-Gilbert’s fate as 85,000 prisoners temporarily let out over coronavirus fears

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British-Australian academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert has not been reported among the 85,000 prisoners temporarily released from Iranian jails out of fear coronavirus could sweep through the country’s overcrowded prisons.

As the Iranian government struggling to contain an exponential rise in Covid-19 cases – currently the country has 16,000 confirmed cases and nearly 1,000 deaths – a doctor on state-run TV warned more than three million people could die across the country if isolation measures aren’t strictly adhered to.

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