Release of Frenchman Louis Arnaud, who was detained in Iran | EUROtoday

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VSThis is the tip of an ordeal that lasted virtually two years. “Louis Arnaud is free. He will be in France tomorrow after too long incarceration in Iran,” Emmanuel Macron introduced Wednesday night. “I thank our Omani friends and all those who worked for this happy outcome,” added the pinnacle of state.

Arrested in September 2022 whereas on a world tour, this monetary guide was sentenced to five years in jail final November for “propaganda and undermining the security of the Iranian state”, a conviction certified on the time “unacceptable” by Paris.

Three different French nationals are nonetheless detained by Iran, recollects Emmanuel Macron: “This night, I’m additionally pondering of Cécile, Jacques and Olivier. I name on Iran to launch them at once. »