Lyn Brown

Member of Parliament for West Ham

  • Home /
  • Latest News / Lyn comments on the cases of British-Iranian dual nationals

Lyn comments on the cases of British-Iranian dual nationals

Lyn has called upon the Government to do more to secure the release of two British-Iranian dual nationals, Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and Kamal Foroughi, from detention in Iran.

Capture.PNG

Speaking on the issue, Lyn said “The British-Iranian citizens Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and Kamal Foroughi remain imprisoned in Iran without access to proper legal processes and under conditions which have already caused serious damage to their health and well-being.

I call for the immediate release of these citizens from imprisonment within Iran, and I want to see our Government putting proper diplomatic pressure to ensure this as well. British dual nationals are still UK citizens, and our Government needs to start giving them the support they deserve."

The Labour Party will place cookies on your computer to help us make this website better.

Please read this to review the updates about which cookies we use and what information we collect on our site.

To find out more about these cookies, see our privacy notice. Use of this site confirms your acceptance of these cookies.