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Iran ready to send PressTV’s Hashemi to hold interview with Pompeo: Spokesman 28 Jul 2019

Iran ready to send PressTV’s Hashemi to hold interview with Pompeo: Spokesman

Iranian cabinet Spokesman Ali Rabiei said that Tehran is ready to dispatch PressTV’s journalist Marzieh Hashemi to the United States to hold an interview with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

Iran TV Anchor Hashemi Returns to Iran after Confinement in US 31 Jan 2019

Iran TV Anchor Hashemi Returns to Iran after Confinement in US

Marzieh Hashemi, a journalist and anchor working for Iran’s English-language Press TV, arrived in Tehran after she was jailed in the US without charge for days and later freed amid public outcry. Hashemi arrived at Tehran’s Imam Khomeini International Airport on Wednesday night and was welcomed by her relatives and colleagues, Press TV reported. The […]

US Releases Iran TV Anchor after 10 Days of Detention 24 Jan 2019

US Releases Iran TV Anchor after 10 Days of Detention

The US government has released Marzieh Hashemi, Press TV’s news presenter imprisoned in the US for 10 days, her family announced. The Iranian journalist was freed after appearing before a grand jury in Washington, DC, for a third time on Wednesday morning. The Washington Post, citing three sources familiar with the case, said Hashemi was […]

Zarif: US Continues Violating Blacks’ Rights 22 Jan 2019

Zarif: US Continues Violating Blacks’ Rights

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the detention and imprisonment of Press TV news presenter shows the US is still violating “the civil rights of black men and women”. “The US govt needs to explain how Marzieh Hashemi—a journalist and grandmother—is such a flight risk that she must be incarcerated until she finishes her […]

Second Court Hearing Set for Jailed Iran TV Anchor 21 Jan 2019

Second Court Hearing Set for Jailed Iran TV Anchor

The second court session for jailed US-born Iranian TV anchor, Marzieh Hashemi, will be held on January 23 in Washington, the official website of the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) reported Monday. According to the IRIB World Service website, a US court in Washington, DC, will hold the second hearing for Press TV’s anchor […]

Iranians rally in front of Swiss Embassy to support detained journalist 20 Jan 2019

Iranians rally in front of Swiss Embassy to support detained journalist

 Iranian students, journalists and people from different walks of life are holding a demonstration in front of the Swiss Embassy in Tehran, which handles the US consular affairs in Iran, to protest the illegal detention of a US-born anchor working for Iran’s Press TV by the US authorities. The protestors have staged the rally to […]

Larijani slams US double standards regarding human rights 20 Jan 2019

Larijani slams US double standards regarding human rights

 Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani rebuked the arrest of Marzieh Hashemi, a US-born anchor working for Iran’s Press TV, saying such tricky measures prove Washington’s double standards regarding human rights. Addressing the Parliament’s open session on Sunday, Larijani said the US’ unlawful treatment with the Press TV anchor shows that Washington just claims to respect […]

Judiciary Council Urges UN Action to Free Iranian TV Anchor Held by US 17 Jan 2019

Judiciary Council Urges UN Action to Free Iranian TV Anchor Held by US

The Iranian Judiciary’s Human Rights Council condemned the US move to imprison Marzieh Hashemi, an anchorwoman working for Iranian English-language Press TV, calling for the United Nations’ serious action to secure her freedom. In a statement released on Thursday, the Iranian Judiciary’s Human Rights Council said the way Ms. Hashemi has been arrested in the […]

Iran TV Anchor’s Children Subpoenaed to Appear before US Jury 17 Jan 2019

Iran TV Anchor’s Children Subpoenaed to Appear before US Jury

The elder son of Marzieh Hashemi, Iranian English-language Press TV anchorwoman, said he and his siblings have been subpoenaed to appear before a grand jury in the US. “We still have no idea what’s going on,” Hossein Hashemi told Press TV late on Wednesday, adding that he and his siblings had been subpoenaed to appear […]

FM Zarif Blasts US Imprisonment of Iran’s TV Anchor Hashemi 17 Jan 2019

FM Zarif Blasts US Imprisonment of Iran’s TV Anchor Hashemi

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Wednesday lashed out at the US for imprisonment of Iran’s anchorwoman Marzieh Hashemi, describing the move as a “political game”. Iranian English-language Press TV anchorwoman, born Melanie Franklin in the United States, was detained upon arrival at St. Louis Lambert International Airport in St. Louis, Missouri, on Sunday, but […]