Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, jailed in Iran for 18 months, had a chance to be home for Christmas before Boris Johnson’s careless interference. Her husband says he is not angry but is finding it increasingly difficult to cope Famous people often swear that they never read their own reviews. Show More Summary
Government says Boris Johnson’s expected settlement of Chieftain tanks row is not related to talks over release of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe The UK hopes to finally end a near four-decade legal dispute with the Iranian government over hundreds of Chieftain tanks Tehran bought from the UK in 1976, but never received. Show More Summary
Nineteen months after the British-Iranian woman Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe was arrested in Tehran, her husband has managed to meet the Foreign Secretary for the first time. Richard Ratcliffe said his talks with Boris Johnson had been “positive and constructive”, but revealed that his wife’s mental state had suffered since Mr Johnson wrongly suggested that she had…
LONDON (Reuters) - Foreign minister Boris Johnson said Britain would appeal to Iran on humanitarian grounds to free a jailed aid worker but expressed reservations that granting her diplomatic protection would help secure her release, her husband said on Wednesday.
LONDON (Reuters) - British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has reservations about granting diplomatic protection to an Iranian-British aid worker jailed in Iran, her husband said on Wednesday.
The anti-Russia hysteria that has raged in the US for just over a year now appeared poised to spread to the UK last week after British media learned that three past or present Foreign Office ministers - including Boris Johnson - had been targeted by FBI agents in their investigations into George Papadopoulos and Carter Page. Show More Summary
Boris Johnson and Michael Gove haven’t helped her plight. But Britain and Iran have more in common than many people realise, and share many values• Peter Westmacott was British ambassador to the US from 2012 to 2016 Britain’s relations with Iran have always been complex, in part because we used to meddle so much in that country’s domestic affairs. Show More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - British foreign minister Boris Johnson will on Wednesday meet the husband of an aid worker jailed in Iran to discuss granting diplomatic protection to her as part of an effort to secure her release from prison.
Brexit Secretary David Davis "furious" with Boris Johnson and Michael Gove for trying to meddle in negotiations. The foreign secretary and environment secretary sent a memo to Theresa May expressing concern about preparations for a no-deal...Show More Summary
Brexit and the UK’s future relationship with a fracturing Middle East are intertwined with the case of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe Boris Johnson claimed on Monday “there is nothing more important than the safe return of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and that trumps all other political considerations in this country”. Show More Summary
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and her Richard are constituents of the Labour MP Tulip Siddiq.
The Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has apologised over remarks he made about the British-Iranian woman who’s been jailed in Iran. Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has insisted she was on holiday there when she was arrested in 2016, a claim which Mr Johnson had appeared to contradict. Pressed by Labour in the Commons today,he apologised for the “distress and anguish”…
Family of ‘Jihadi Jack’ says Boris Johnson has refused to help release their son who has serious mental health issues The parents of Jack Letts, a Briton held by the Kurds in Syria, have accused the Foreign Office of being “completely obstructive” and doing nothing to help their son. Show More Summary
Despite serious diplomatic errors by the foreign secretary and Michael Gove, this impasse with Tehran can be solved. But we need a change of approach• Malcolm Rifkind was a foreign secretary in the Major government By any standard the...Show More Summary
The foreign secretary, Boris Johnson, has apologised for telling MPs that Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe had been teaching journalism in Tehran when she was arrested 19 months ago. The family of the British-Iranian woman say she was visiting relatives. Show More Summary
Foreign secretary apologises for ‘distress and anguish’ his remarks caused to Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and her family Boris Johnson has apologised for his “mistake” in comments about a British-Iranian mother detained in Iran, which had led for calls for his resignation for putting her at further risk. Show More Summary
Boris Johnson apologises for the "distress" he has caused Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe. The foreign secretary admitted to making "a mistake" and clarified that the British national was in Iran on holiday. Zaghari-Ratcliffe is currentlyShow More Summary