Tehran 0
10 May 2020

A government spokesperson reiterated that “there is readiness to exchange all prisoners and discuss their release without any preconditions, but the U.S. has refused to respond… We hope that in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, which threatens the lives of Iranian citizens in U.S. prisons, the American government will finally put caring for human lives ahead of politics”.

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