Ahmadreza Djalali, a Swedish-Iranian scientist under arrest in Iran on espionage charges since 2016, is facing imminent execution, his wife warned on Tuesday.
A photo taken on February 13, 2017 shows a flyer during a protest outside the Iranian embassy in Brussels for Ahmadreza Djalali, an Iranian academic detained in Tehran for nearly a year and reportedly sentenced to death for espionage. (AFP)
In the light of information that Iran may have planned to carry out the death penalty against the Swedish citizen Djalali, @AnnLinde spoke today with Iran's Foreign Minister Zarif. 🇸🇪 condemns the death penalty and works to ensure that the verdict against Djalali is not enforced. https://t.co/ifiNYJ0Ppy— Annika Ben David (@annikabendavid) November 24, 2020