|35 Iranian prisoners in Azerbaijan will be transferred home||
TEHRAN – Iranian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Mohsen Pakayin has said that 35 Iranian inmates in Azerbaijan’s prisons will be transferred to Iran to serve the rest of their sentences in the country.
He stated that more than 200 Iranian nationals are serving their sentences in Azerbaijan’s prisons, ISNA reported on Tuesday.
Most of the prisoners are in Azerbaijan’s jails on drug-related charges, he said.
He went on to say that over the past six months 70 Iranian prisoners have been transferred to Iran to serve rest of their sentences in Iranian jails.
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