Tehran

French academic on hunger strike in Iran jail 'very weakened'

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A support group calling for the release of two French academic researchers, Fariba Adelkhah and Roland Marchal, held since last June in a Tehran prison on allegations of threatening Iranian national security, has said that Adelkhah, who began a hunger strike in December, is now 'very weakened' and that Marchal is suffering worsened ill health due to his captivity.

Air France stewardesses mutiny over order to wear headscarves

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Female flight attendants say they will refuse to fly to Iran when the airline's flights there resume after an eight-year break.

French foreign minister visits Tehran, invites Iran's president to Paris

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Laurent Fabius passes on an invitation from President François Hollande for Iran's head of state Hassan Rouhani to visit France in November.