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Family Says Journalist Jailed in Iran Meets With Lawyer

The family of Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian, who is jailed in Iran facing espionage charges, says he has finally been allowed to meet with his attorney, just ahead of the soon-expected start of his trial. Brother Ali Rezaian told VOA's Persian service that Jason and his lawyer, Leila Ahsan, met recently for the first time during his nine-month detention. “[Ahsan] was able to meet with him once in the judge’s chamber with the translator as well as with interrogators...

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