8 October 2017 - 20:56
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Iran extradites over 200 Afghan inmates

Tehran, Oct 8, IRNA – Iran extradited 205 Afghan prisoners to Afghanistan on the basis of bilateral agreements signed between the two countries on extradition of prisoners.

Speaking to IRNA, Commander of Taibad Police Regiment Colonel Majid Pouyan said that the Afghan prisoners were sent back to their homeland last week to pass their jail terms there.

Most of the Afghan inmates were serving their jail terms on drug-related charges.

Translator: Hamdollah Emadi Heydari

Editor: Hamid Shamlou


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