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UK News British woman and her fiance released from Iranian prison after drone arrest

12:45  05 october  2019
12:45  05 october  2019 Source:   uk.news.yahoo.com

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The families of a British -Australian woman and her Australian partner have pleaded for their immediate release from a notorious Iranian prison . The couple were arrested for flying a drone near the capital Tehran without a licence, Pouria Zeraati, editor in chief at Iranian television station

A British -Australian woman and her Australian boyfriend have been released from an Iranian jail, Australia's government has said. The pair were detained after entering Iran as part of a major trip across Asia to the UK - they were blogging about it for thousands of followers on social media.

a group of people posing for a photo: Released: Jolie King and her partner Mark Firkin were arrested in July for flying a drone without a licence in Tehran, the Iranian capital. Released: Jolie King and her partner Mark Firkin were arrested in July for flying a drone without a licence in Tehran, the Iranian capital.

A British travel blogger and her Australian boyfriend have been released from prison in Iran, officials have confirmed.

Jolie King and her partner Mark Firkin were arrested in July for flying a drone without a licence in Tehran, the Iranian capital.

Australian foreign affairs minister Marise Payne today confirmed that they have been reunited with their family following 'very sensitive negotiations'.

She said: "It is with some enormous relief that I announce that they have been released and returned."

Woman jailed in Iran ‘to send daughter home to UK’

  Woman jailed in Iran ‘to send daughter home to UK’ Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been visited in prison by five-year-old Gabriella at least once a week for the past three years. The youngster will be back in London before Christmas, according to the Times.Ms Zaghari-Ratcliffe was arrested in April 2016 and sentenced to five years in jail after being accused of spying, which she vehemently denies. © Provided by The Press Association Richard Ratcliffe, husband of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, outside the Iranian Embassy (Jonathan Brady/PA) Her fight for freedom has seen her endure hunger strikes and solitary confinement, amid a major diplomatic row.

Brit blogger Jolie King released from horror Iranian jail with Aussie boyfriend two months after A BRIT blogger and her Australian boyfriend have been released from a horror jail in Iran , it was They were arrested by the Revolutionary Guard on August 9 and thrown in solitary confinement for flying a

Jolie King, a British - Iranian blogger arrested in Iran , was held in the notorious Evin jail for the duration of her arrest in Iran . Ms King has posted many Foreign Minister Marise Payne has confirmed they had been released from detention with all charges against them dropped, a month after their arrests

a smiling man and woman posing for a photo: Relieved: The couple were detained on spying charges in Evin prison, the same jail where Nazanin Zaghar-Ratcliffe is being held. (Instagram) © Provided by Oath Inc. Relieved: The couple were detained on spying charges in Evin prison, the same jail where Nazanin Zaghar-Ratcliffe is being held. (Instagram)

"We are extremely happy and relieved to be safely back in Australia with those we love,' the couple said in a statement issued by the foreign ministry on Saturday.

"While the past few months have been very difficult, we know it has also been tough for those back home who have been worried for us."

The couple were detained on spying charges in Evin prison, the same jail where Nazanin Zaghar-Ratcliffe is being held.

a man and a woman smiling and posing for the camera: Interrogated: Miss King was © Provided by Oath Inc. Interrogated: Miss King was "scared and disorientated" after being interrogated in the prison.

Miss Ratcliffe, who was jailed for five years in 2016 after being convicted of spying, told her husband that she spotted Miss King and she was "scared and disorientated" after being interrogated in the prison.

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe Makes Heart-Breaking Decision To Send Daughter Back To UK

  Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe Makes Heart-Breaking Decision To Send Daughter Back To UK A British-Iranian woman jailed in Iran has taken the heart-breaking decision to send her daughter to the UK to start school. Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been visited in prison by five-year-old Gabriella at least once a week for the past three years. The little girl will be back in London before Christmas, according to the Times. Zaghari-Ratcliffe was arrested in April 2016 and sentenced to five years in jail after being accused of spying, which she vehemently denies.Her fight for freedom has seen her endure hunger strikes and solitary confinement, amid a major diplomatic row.

Jolie King, a British Australian travel blogger who was imprisoned in Iran with her fiancé , has been released from prison . She also confirmed British -Australian Kylie Moore-Gilbert was still in Tehran's notorious Evin prison where she has been for almost a year, having reportedly been handed

LONDON (AP) — British - Iranian charity worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been allowed to leave an Iranian prison for three days, her husband said Thursday. Richard Ratcliffe says his wife was released from Evin prison and has been reunited in Iran with her 4-year-old daughter Gabriella.

He said: "I know that the girl is now in with Nazanin, [she] came through scared and disoriented and obviously had been quite intimidated by being interrogated for all that time in solitary [confinement].

"In solitary, the only people you see in there are your interrogators and their job is to terrify you."

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Miss King and her boyfriend were allegedly flying their drone near Tehran to take picture to show how supposedly dangerous countries are "safe for visitors" for their travel blog.

The pair were undertaking a round-the-world driving expedition they had been documenting online that started in Western Australia and was due to finish in London before the “misunderstanding” which led to their arrests.

Husband of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe says time is right for daughter to return to UK

  Husband of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe says time is right for daughter to return to UK Richard Ratcliffe has not seen his five-year-old daughter Gabriella for three years, and hopes to see her by Christmas.It has been three years since Richard Ratcliffe last saw his five-year-old daughter Gabriella, who has been living with her grandparents in Tehran since her mother Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe was arrested.

Jolie King, a British - Iranian blogger arrested in Iran , has been held in the notorious British blogger and her Australian fiance were arrested in It is thought Iran wants to use the three prisoners to secure the release of Negar Ghodskani, a 40-year-old Iranian woman who was arrested in Australia

British -Australian Jolie King and her Australian boyfriend Mark Firkin were arrested in Iran in July while undertaking a British blogger and her Australian fiance were arrested in It is thought Iran wants to use the three prisoners to secure the release of Negar Ghodskani, a 40-year-old Iranian

They were alleged to have used the drone to take pictures of 'military sites and forbidden areas', an Iranian judiciary spokesman said.

Reports at the time their arrests were suggested that the couple were being held as “bargaining chips” and part of a plan to facilitate a prisoner swap with Australia.

Miss Payne said that all charges have now been dropped.

"For Jolie and for Mark, the ordeal that they have been through is now over.

"They are being united with their loved ones which is a source of great relief and joy to everyone.

"I can tell you that they are in good health and in good spirits."

The news comes after it emerged that Miss Ratcliffe will send her daughter home to the UK to start school.

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been visited in prison by five-year-old Gabriella at least once a week for the past three years but will be back in London before Christmas, according to the Times.

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's daughter arrives back in the UK .
The five-year-old daughter of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has arrived back in the UK. Gabriella had spent three and a half years living in Iran with her grandparents, visiting her mother in the notorious Evin Prison when the Iranian authorities would allow.Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe was arrested in Tehran in 2016 and sentenced to five years in prison after being accused of spying. She denies the charge. © PA Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe with daughter Gabriella Her husband Richard Ratcliffe has been campaigning for his wife to be released from prison.

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