UK sanctions Iran's Prosecutor General over Alireza Akbari's execution

The UK has sanctioned Iran's Prosecutor General over the execution of Alireza Akbari, British Foreign Secretary James Cleverly said Saturday.

Iran said earlier Saturday it executed British-Iranian dual national Alireza Akbari after he was sentenced to death for spying for the United Kingdom, drawing sharp condemnation from the British government.

(With input from AFP)

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