Beijing willing to step in to aid Wang Xiyue, Chinese-American scholar imprisoned in Iran, his wife says

//Beijing willing to step in to aid Wang Xiyue, Chinese-American scholar imprisoned in Iran, his wife says

Beijing willing to step in to aid Wang Xiyue, Chinese-American scholar imprisoned in Iran, his wife says

Beijing has offered to assist the United States in the case of a Chinese-American scholar serving a 10-year prison sentence in Iran, according to his wife, who has been briefed on the situation by US State Department officials.Wang Xiyue, a naturalised US citizen originally from China, is approaching his 1,000th day behind bars in Tehran after a closed-door trial found him guilty in 2017 of attempting to “infiltrate” Iran at the behest of Princeton University, where he was pursuing a PhD in…

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