Aras Amiri's fiance says UK government 'utterly blind' to responsibility

James Tyson decries ‘diplomatic failings’ after Iran reject’s fiancee’s appealMy fiancee is in an Iranian prison, a victim of the depravity of international relationsThe fiance of Aras Amiri, a British Council employee imprisoned in Iran on...

Aras Amiri's fiance says UK government 'utterly blind' to responsibility

James Tyson decries ‘diplomatic failings’ after Iran reject’s fiancee’s appeal

My fiancee is in an Iranian prison, a victim of the depravity of international relations

The fiance of Aras Amiri, a British Council employee imprisoned in Iran on spying charges, has accused the UK government of being “utterly blind to their responsibility” to try to secure her release.

An appeal against Amiri’s 10-year sentence was rejected without a hearing earlier this week, in a decision that prompted her family to call on the UK government to intervene.

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