Iran frees detained Russian journalist

Iran has freed the Russian journalist, Yulia Yuzik, who had been detained last week, the Russian embassy in Tehran said on social media on Thursday.


"As a result of joint efforts of the Russian Foreign Ministry and the Russian Embassy in Tehran, the Iranian side made a decision on the release of Russian citizen Yulia Yuzik," it said.


According to the embassy, Yuzik flew back to Moscow on Thursday morning.


פרסום ראשון: 10.10.19, 08:24