The plight of British-Iranian mother Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, accused of trying to overthrow the government of Iran, has focused attention on other people with dual nationality who are languishing in the Islamic Republic's prisons. There are no exact figures on dual nationality and foreign permanent resident detainees - and given the sensitive nature of the information it may be that the true figure may never be revealed. Estimates vary between 12 to 30 people. Some of the most prominent are:



Siamak and Baquer Namazi (Iran-US)

Karan and Afarin Vafadari (Iran-US)

Xiyue Wang (Iran-US)

Ahmadreza Djalali (Iran-Sweden)

Robert Levinson (Iran-US)

Kamal Foroughi (Iran-Britain)

Kamran Ghaderi (Iran-Austria)

Sabri Hassanpour (Iran-Netherlands)

Nizar Zakka (Iran-US)

Saeed Malekpour (Iran-Canada)

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