Iran jails French-Iranian woman who came back to visit sick mother

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Nazak Afshar had been living in France since being charged with spying in 2009 and freed after French intervention.

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A French-Iranian citizen who left Iran in 2009 after facing espionage charges has been sentenced to six years in jail following her return to the country to visit her critically ill mother, reports The Guardian.