Situation of Sadaf Khadem - Q&A - Excerpt from the daily press briefing (18 April 2019)

Q : Poitiers Mayor Alain Claeys is said to have contacted the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, including the minister, regarding the case of the Iranian boxer Sadaf Khadem, for whom an arrest warrant was issued in Iran. The Iranian authorities have denied it. What is the Ministry’s view in this case?

A: We confirm that the mayor of Poitiers contacted the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs about Ms. Khadem’s situation.