Iran has upheld the prison sentences of five Christian citizens who had been sentenced to a total of 50 years in prison, non-profit Christian watchdog Article 18 reported on Wednesday.
Pastor Victor Bet-Tamraz, left, with his son and wife Shamiram in Iran. (Supplied by Dabrina Tamraz)
An Iranian female prisoner makes a call in a corridor in the Evin prison in Tehran, Iran. (File: AP)