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British-Iranian woman's health deteriorates in Iran prison

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The head of the Thomson Reuters Foundation said Monday she's “sincerely worried” about a detained British-Iranian national going on hunger strike to protest her treatment in the Islamic Republic.
Monique Villa said in a statement that Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's “health is already at its poorest” and that she hasn't received access to serious medical care after discovering lumps in her breasts.
“This is slow and cruel torture, yet one more injustice inflicted upon her,” Villa said.
Zaghari-Ratcliffe, who worked for the charity arm of Thomson Reuters, is set to...
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British-Iranian woman's health deteriorates in Iran prison

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British foundation worried about health of detained British-Iranian national starting hunger strike in Iran prison
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