The foreign affairs ministry is paying for two Iranian lawyers to defend Dutch Iranian woman Zahra Bahrami, who has been sentenced to death for drugs smuggling, the ministry confirmed on Thursday.
Bahrami was arrested at the end of 2009 after attending an anti-government demonstration. She was in Tehran to visit family.
Thank you for donating to DutchNews.nl.
We could not provide the Dutch News service, and keep it free of charge, without the generous support of our readers. Your donations allow us to report on issues you tell us matter, and provide you with a summary of the most important Dutch news each day.Make a donation