The Foreign Secretary has today decided that the UK will exercise diplomatic protection in the case of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe as part of the Government’s continuing efforts to secure her release.
The British-Iranian national, jailed in Tehran for spying, claims she has been denied medical treatment.
British-Iranian national Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe had a traumatic return to Iran's Evin prison. She collapsed during a panic attack in her cell and taken to the prison's medical centre. Nazanin was taken back into custody on Sunday after her first weekend release since she was imprisoned in 2016.
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has returned to Iran's Evin prison after a three day release. Both her and her husband hoped the leave would be extended, and potentially mark the beginning of the end of her ordeal. She has been imprisoned for two years under espionage charges she denies.
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe returns to Evin prison in Iran after three day furlough
British-Iranian national Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been granted a three day leave from Iran's Evin prison for the weekend. She has been detained since 2016 for espionage, charges she denies. Reunited with her four year old daughter Gabriella, it was a moment years in the making.
Here are the latest news and updates as they happened this morning.
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's daughter pleas for mother's release ahead of her 4th birthday. The British-Iranian has been in prison for 800 days
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been in jail since April 2016
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe is serving a five-year sentence in Iran after being convicted on spying charges. Her husband is urging the UK foreign secretary to mention his wife's case when he meets Iran's foreign minister in Brussels later.
Two years on: 'not enough has been done' Richard Ratcliffe tells euronews about his wife Nazanin's detention.
Campaigners supporting the jailed British-Iranian woman will gather outside the Iranian Embassy in London as the Islamic Republic's deputy foreign minister visits the UK capital
Husband of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe says he is cautious but optimistic about news from lawyers in Tehran
The husband of Briton Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has told Euronews he hopes she could be home in time for Christmas. The 38-year-old mother-of-one from North London is serving a five-year jail term in Iran for alleged spying.
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson heads to Iran in an effort to win release of dual national.