Report: Iran sentences Washington Post journalist to unspecified prison term

November 22, 2015 10:45 AM

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TEHRAN, Iran – A semi-official Iranian news agency is reporting that jailed Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaiain has been sentenced to an unspecified prison term following his conviction on charges that include espionage.

The Sunday report by the Tasnim agency quoted Gholam Hossein Mohseni Ejehi, the spokesman for Iran's judiciary, as announcing the punishment. He gave no further details.

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