Mum’s hunger strike ter­ror

Daily Mirror (Northern Ireland) - - NEWS -

THE Bri­tish mother in jail in Iran is fear­ful ahead of her first hunger strike this week, her hus­band said.

Nazanin Zaghar­irat­cliffe, 41, will not eat for three days in protest about be­ing re­fused med­i­cal care for lumps in her breast.

Richard Rat­cliffe said she feels “a strong sense of trep­i­da­tion. But there aren’t many ways she can say ‘take me se­ri­ously’.”

The char­ity worker, of Hamp­stead, North Lon­don de­nies be­ing a spy but was jailed for five years in 2016.

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