WashPost reporter charged with espionage in Iran

April 20, 2015 5:54 PM

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Iranian authorities have charged Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian with espionage and three other serious crimes, the newspaper reported.

Although Iran's Revolutionary Court, which will try the case, hasn't officially revealed the charges, Rezaian, who's been held in an Iranian jail since last July, is accused of collecting classified information, "collaborating with hostile governments," including writing to President Obama, and "pro...

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