Former Iranian prison official detained in Sweden released and set to return to Iran 

Iran announced on Saturday that Hamid Noury, a former Iranian prison official who had been serving a life sentence in Sweden, has been released and is expected to return to Iran soon.

According to Kazem Gharibabadi, the head of Iran’s High Council for Human Rights, Noury, who had been unlawfully detained in Sweden since 2019, is now free and will be coming back to the country within a few hours.