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Date TimeNovember 13, 2017
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Boris Johnson, the foreign secretary, is speaking now.
He says MPs will share his “deep concern” about Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, who has been in jail for 19 months.
He is meeting Richard Ratcliffe, her husband, later this week.
She was visiting relations in April last year with her daughter. She was arrested at the airport on the way home.
He says she was in the country visiting relatives. His words to the Commons foreign affairs committee could and should have been clearer. He says he apologises if his words have caused her anguish.
Boris Johnson apologises to Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe for what he said about her to the foreign affairs committee. His words “could and should” have been clearer, he says.

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