Nazanin used as leverage

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Nazanin used as leverage

Hampstead's Nazanin Zaghari Ratcliffe could be released from Jail in Iran, as part of a Prisoner Swap. The announcement came from the country's foreign minister - who said he felt sorry for the charity worker. She was jailed for five years in 2016 over spying charges which she denies.

When speaking in New York The Iranian Foreign minister Javad Zarif  suggested Nazanin could be released in return for the freedom of Iranians in prison in the US,  Germany and Australia. The comments have been cautiously welcomed by Nazanin's husband Richard Ratcliffe.

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