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Iran sentences US-Chinese Princeton historian Xiyue Wang to 10 years for espionage

S.China Morning Post Monday, 17 July 2017 ()
An Iranian court has sentenced a US-Chinese dual national to 10 years in jail on spying charges. A spokesman for Iran’s judiciary who announced the case on Sunday did not name the person or give any details about when the sentence was passed but said the person was a citizen of the United States and an unnamed country other than Iran. “This person, who was gathering information and was directly guided by America, was sentenced to 10 years in prison, but the sentence can be appealed...
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Xiyue Wang has been accused of infiltrating the country.

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