Iran Confirms: Post Correspondent Has Been Arrested

Like & Share E&P:
RSS
Follow by Email
Facebook
Facebook
Google+
http://www.editorandpublisher.com/news/iran-confirms-post-correspondent-has-been-arrested/
LinkedIn

By: Benjamin Mullin | Poynter

Iran acknowledged the arrest of Washington Post correspondent Jason Rezaian, Ernesto Londoño and William Branigi reported in The Post Friday:

“Gholam-Hossein Esmaili, director general of the Tehran Province Justice Department, told reporters that the “Washington Post journalist has been detained for some questions and after technical investigations, the judiciary will provide details on the issue,” the official Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) reported.”

Comments:

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *