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17 Jan, 2016, 20:12 GMT Washington Post Journalist and Iran Detainee, Jason Rezaian, Has Been Released

Washington Post reporter, Jason Rezaian, has been released along with three other dual U.S.-Iranian nationals. Arrested in Tehran in July of 2014,...


15 Dec, 2015, 10:00 GMT Committee to Protect Journalists' 2015 Annual Report Highlights the Ongoing Iranian Detention of Washington Post Journalist Jason Rezaian

Today, the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) released their Annual Report, which documents the crisis of imprisoned journalists across the globe....


03 Dec, 2015, 14:32 GMT Today Marks the 500th Day that Washington Post Journalist Jason Rezaian Has Been Held Illegally in an Iranian Prison

As of today, Thursday, December 3, Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian has been illegally held in Iran's infamous Evin prison for 500 days. As...


22 Nov, 2015, 19:33 GMT Statement from Ali Rezaian - November 22, 2015

"Recent news reports from Iran have indicated that my brother, Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian, has been sentenced for crimes he did not...


12 Oct, 2015, 15:38 BST Statement from Ali Rezaian - October 12, 2015

"Recent news reports have indicated that my brother, Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian, was found guilty of charges against him. Our mother,...


11 Oct, 2015, 19:36 BST Ali Rezaian: Reports Indicate that the Iranian Government Has Issued a Ruling in the Case of Washington Post Journalist, Jason Rezaian

Early this morning, the Iranian government indicated it has issued a ruling in the case of Washington Post journalist, Jason Rezaian. His brother,...


09 Oct, 2015, 15:41 BST BREAKING: Today Marks the 444th Day that Washington Post Journalist Jason Rezaian Has Been Held Illegally in an Iranian Prison

As of today, Friday, October 9, Washington Post Journalist Jason Rezaian has been held illegally in Iran's infamous Evin prison for 444 days, just as ...


24 Sep, 2015, 15:42 BST Ali Rezaian Calls On Iranian President Rouhani To Release His Brother Jason In Advance Of UN Address

Ali Rezaian, brother of Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian currently being held in Evin Prison in Tehran, today called on President Hassan...