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Zaghari-Ratcliffe and Ashoori Freed

After years of prison, hunger strikes, tireless campaigns from their families and a £400 million debt paid off, two British-Iranians have finally returned to the UK. Charity worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, 43, was detained in Iran almost six years ago for allegedly plotting against the government. Retired civil engineer Anoosheh Ashoori, 67, was imprisoned for almost five years over suspected espionage. Learn about the deal that freed them and about other dual nationals still jailed in Iran.

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    Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe returns to the UK after six-year ordeal

    Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe returns to the UK after six-year ordeal

    Plane carrying Zaghari-Ratcliffe and fellow British-Iranian detainee Anoosheh Ashoori lands at RAF Brize Norton Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been reunited with her family, hugging and kissing her seven-year-old daughter in emotional scenes at RAF Brize Norton after returning to Britain for the …

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