A US-Iranian journalist has been put on trial in Iran, charged with spying for United States.

Ali Reza Jamshidi, a judiciary spokesman, told reporters on Tuesday that Roxana Saberi’s trial had begun behind closed doors the previous day.

“Yesterday, the first trial session was held. She presented her final defence,” he said.

“Her charge was spying for foreigners …”

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