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Iran Sentences Two Alleged Israel, US Spies to 10 Years in Prison

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A new Israeli law permits the force-feeding of hunger-striking prisoners. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Two people convicted of spying for the U.S. and Israel were sentenced to 10 years in prison in Iran. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Iran’s official IRNA news agency says two people have been sentenced to 10 years in prison after being convicted of spying for the United States and Israel.

IRNA quotes judicial spokesman Gholam Hossein Mohseni Ejehi as saying Sunday that the two were sentenced by a Revolutionary Court, which handles national security cases. He did not provide the names of those sentenced.

Read full story at The Washington Post.

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