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Canada wants answers after Iran prison death

Canada on Tuesday stepped up its demand for answers after the death of renowned Iranian-Canadian environmentalist Kavous Seyed Emami, who Iranian officials say committed suicide in prison. Tehran's chief prosecutor accused Emami of being part of an espionage network set up by Israel's Mossad and the CIA. "We are seriously concerned by the situation surrounding the detention and death of Mr Seyed Emami," Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland said in a statement, adding Ottawa has "repeatedly" expressed concerns over the case.
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