After receiving written assurances that she would receive medical treatment last week and ending her hunger strike, Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe is still waiting for the Iranian prison authorities to sign off on appointments her family have organised, the Ham&High can reveal.
With Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe having begun her hunger strike in Iran's Evin prison, her husband Richard revealed she was left "terrified" by pressure to become an agent for the Iranian authorities over Christmas.
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With Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe expecting to spend her third Christmas in Evin prison, the foreign secretary Jeremy Hunt used a visit to Iran to slam the middle-eastern nation's imprisonment of UK dual nationals including the West Hampstead mum.
After months of broken promises from the Iranian government and 873 days in jail, Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been temporarily released from Iran's Evin prison and reunited with her four year old daughter Gabriella.
On July 21, the Judge responsible for Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's imprisonment confirmed that she would not be given parole, or shown clemency on humanitarian grounds. Alone, this announcement was nothing new.