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Boris Johnson's trip to Iran raises hopes for release of jailed Briton

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s latest court appearance postponed following UK foreign secretary’s talks in Tehran Hopes have been raised that the Iranian dual national Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe could soon be freed from a Tehran prison after her expected appearance in court was postponed in the wake of a visit to the country by the UK foreign secretary, Boris Johnson. Zaghari-Ratclifge’s case was complicated when Johnson wrongly told parliament she was a training journalists in Iran, and it had been unexpected she would face fresh charges of espionage on Sunday, partly based on Johnson’s remarks.
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