tehran - A Canadian professor of Iranian descent who was arrested in Tehran in June, is released. This was announced by a spokesman for the Iranian Foreign Ministry on Monday. The 65-year-old woman, Homa Hoodfar, the land has been abandoned, the spokesman said, according to the news channel PressTV.
The retired anthropologist and sociologist from Montreal was accused of undermining the security of the state. She would be sick and released on humanitarian grounds.
Iranian Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, said September 21 in New York with his Canadian colleague Stéphane Dion. The two countries have no diplomatic relations four years, but work on their recovery.