Richard Ratcliffe

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Richard Ratcliffe asks PM to protect Brits abroad in new petition

Richard Ratcliffe asks PM to protect Brits abroad in new petition

A new petition is calling on Boris Johnson to introduce a new law to ensure the government protects British citizens when they're abroad.

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

No explanation for moving ‘desperate’ Nazanin to mental health ward

No explanation for moving ‘desperate’ Nazanin to mental health ward

Richard Ratcliffe said he does not know what treatment his wife is receiving after she was moved to a psychiatric ward on Monday.

Friday, March 8, 2019

Friday, March 8, 2019

Richard Ratcliffe: Iran ‘can’t ignore’ diplomatic protection for my wife

Richard Ratcliffe: Iran ‘can’t ignore’ diplomatic protection for my wife

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's husband welcomed the granting of diplomatic protection to his imprisoned wife and said the move was a "clear signal" to Iran. 

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe granted ‘diplomatic protection’

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe granted ‘diplomatic protection’

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe granted ‘diplomatic protection’

Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has agreed Britain will grant "diplomatic protection" to Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British-Iranian mother held in Iran where she is accused of spying.

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Richard Ratcliffe: Wife was ‘explicitly threatened’ over safety if she did not ‘spy’

Richard Ratcliffe: Wife was ‘explicitly threatened’ over safety if she did not ‘spy’ for Iran

Richard Ratcliffe: Wife was ‘threatened’ over safety if she did not ‘spy'

The husband of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has said that she was threatened that it “would not be safe” if she did not agree to "spy" for the Iranians, as she begins a hunger strike in a prison in Iran.

Monday, September 3, 2018

Monday, September 3, 2018

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe says she feels ‘stronger’ after panic attacks

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe says she feels ‘stronger’ after panic attacks

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe says she feels ‘stronger’ after panic attacks

The husband of imprisoned Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has said she is “gradually getting better” after speaking to her from her prison ward.

Friday, August 24, 2018

Friday, August 24, 2018

Richard Ratcliffe tells James Whale: Jeremy Hunt 'cares' about his wife Nazanin's plight

Richard Ratcliffe tells James Whale: Jeremy Hunt 'cares' about his wife Nazanin's plight

Richard Ratcliffe tells James Whale: Jeremy Hunt 'cares' about his wife Nazanin

Richard Ratcliffe, the husband of imprisoned charity worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, praised Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt's efforts to help her case

Friday, August 3, 2018

Friday, August 3, 2018

Jeremy Hunt offers a ‘fresh start’ in bid to free charity worker jailed in Iran

Jeremy Hunt offers a ‘fresh start’ in bid to free charity worker jailed in Iran

Jeremy Hunt offers a ‘fresh start’ in bid to free charity worker jailed in Iran

The husband of a charity worker jailed in Iran has said that Jeremy Hunt brings a “fresh start” to the campaign to free her after the “baggage” of Boris Johnson.

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe 'eligible for early release'

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe 'eligible for early release'

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe 'eligible for early release'

The mother is currently serving a five year jail term for allegedly plotting to overthrow government in the country, but she denies the claims

Friday, December 8, 2017

Friday, December 8, 2017

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe was jailed on spying charges

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe husband says he's not confident Boris Johnson can get justice for her

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's husband not confident Boris Johnson can free her

Richard Ratcliffe says he's confident Johnson is doing his best, but stops short of suggesting the Foreign Secretary's intervention will help his wife

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Boris Johnson to meet Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's husband Richard to discuss options

Boris Johnson to meet Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's husband Richard to discuss options

Boris Johnson to meet Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's husband to discuss options

The Foreign Secretary is expected to discuss the idea of diplomatic protection with Richard Ratcliffe

Monday, November 13, 2017

Monday, November 13, 2017

'Theresa May is too weak to deal with blundering fool Boris Johnson', says Labour MP

'Theresa May is too weak to deal with blundering fool Boris Johnson', says Labour MP

'Theresa May is too weak to deal with blundering fool Boris Johnson'

Former foreign office minister Chris Bryant says ministers need to keep their mouths shut about the Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe case

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: 'Michael Gove should have known Government position' says former ambassador

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Former ambassador blasts Michael Gove for 'making situation worse'

'Michael Gove should know Government position' on Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

The Environment Secretary is weathering criticism in the wake of a BBC interview on Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

Richard Ratcliffe calls on Boris Johnson to bring him to Iran on diplomatic mission

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe row: Husband Richard Ratcliffe calls on Boris Johnson to bring him to Iran on diplomatic mission

Richard Ratcliffe implores Boris Johnson to bring him to Iran on visit

Ratcliffe's wife, Nazanin, has been imprisoned in the country on accusations of plotting to overthrow the Iranian regime

Friday, November 10, 2017

Friday, November 10, 2017

Richard Ratcliffe on his Wife's plight in Iran and Boris Johnson's comments

Richard Ratcliffe on his wife's plight in Iran and Boris Johnson's comments

Richard Ratcliffe On His wife's plight in Iran and Boris Johnson's comments

The husband of the woman imprisoned in Iraq spoke to Paul Ross and Carole Malone about her situation and how the Foreign Secretary may have impacted it