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Iran Sentences Iranian-American, Elderly Father to 10 Years in Prison

An Iranian-American businessman and his 80-year-old father have each been sentenced to 10 years in prison in Iran for espionage, Tehran's prosecutor said Tuesday. The Mizan news agency announced Siamak Namazi and his father Baquer, both dual-citizens, were convicted of "cooperating with the hostile American government".   Because Iran does not recognize dual citizens, the two men will not have access to consular assistance. Siamak Namazi was detained in October...

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