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Iranian-US businessman and father given 10-year sentences in Iran

A US businessman and his 80-year-old father have each been given 10 years in prison for "collaborating with the hostile American government", the state-linked Mizan Online news agency reported Tuesday. Siamak Namazi, an international relations expert and business consultant, was arrested as he arrived in Tehran a year ago. His father, former UN Children's Fund employee Baquer Namazi, was detained in February when he came to Iran to seek his son's release.
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