Commenting on the new twist in the White's case, the US State Department said it was keeping tabs on the situation, stressing that there has been "no higher priority" for Washington than the "safety and security of US citizens overseas".
Ruthless Wales seal Grand Slam with emphatic victory
Wales shrugged off the rain, wind and Ireland to win the Six Nations and complete the Grand Slam this morning (local time). Wales were as low as eighth in the rankings less than two years ago after finishing fifth in the Six Nations.
Jonathan Franks, a White family spokesman, said the family had been told that White has been beaten and interrogated about his naval service and Iranian officials have refused to let him contact family.
The New York Times, which first reported the sentencing, said White had been given two court hearings, on March 6 and March 9. It remains hard for Americans to get visas to Iran, 40 years after the Islamic Revolution and the U.S. Embassy hostage crisis. "But we're more in a confused state than an aware state". White had been imprisoned at Iran's Vakilabad Prison, known for its execution of drug traffickers, the San Diego Union-Tribune reported.
Currently, Iran holds three United States nationals - Siamak Namazi, Baquer Namazi, and Xiyue Wan - on charges of espionage and sedition, according to The New York Times. Iranian-American art dealer Karan Vafadari and his Iranian wife, Afarin Neyssari, received 27-year and 16-year prison sentences, respectively.
Graduate student Xiyue Wang was sentenced to 10 years in prison for allegedly "infiltrating" the country while doing doctoral research on Iran's Qajar dynasty.
The last time Iran released any imprisoned Americans was when the global accord on Iran's nuclear programme took effect in January 2016. He was sentenced to 10 years on espionage-related charges.
A fourth, former Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Robert Levinson, has been missing in Iran since 2007.
At a roadblock outside the Al Noor mosque on Sunday, about 40 people were standing in silence near scores of bunches of flowers. The Fijian rugby team also expressed their solidarity with the people of New Zealand after the attacks.
The bodies of victims are highly contagious, and the aid group said that figure shows community mistrust is still widespread. He said the WHO would not leave when the outbreak ended, but would help the government to build stronger health services.
"123 pays!", a tweeté la jeune Suédoise Greta Thunberg , icône du mouvement avec sa grève hebdomadaire de l'école. Les étudiants du monde entier s'étaient donné rendez-vous ce vendredi pour faire la grève en faveur du climat.
NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says despite the attacks being carried out in Christchurch, he had been based in Dunedin. Handcuffed, shoeless Tarrant appeared in a Christchurch District Court on Saturday and was charged with murder .
Court documents allege Sidoo paid William Singer to arrange for Florida man Mark Riddell to fly to Vancouver and take the tests. A total of about 50 people, including celebrities Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman , have been charged in the scandal.
Counsell said it's clear Mayfield is a leader, as he really had the attention of the Brewers during his chat with the players. Glazer received criticism from some on the prediction as the Giants were posturing publicly that they wouldn't trade Beckham.
His arrival in New Orleans was a part of the headline-making trade with the Seattle Seahawks for tight end Jimmy Graham in 2015. Not only are the Saints losing a three-time Pro Bowler, Unger was one of the leaders within the New Orleans organization.
Massey is being sued by a 13-year-old girl who says the former child TV star sent her sexually explicit photos and a video. Days later, Massey allegedly began sending "numerous sexually explicit text messages, images, and videos" to the girl.
April the giraffe gives birth
Fans of April the Giraffe can rejoice because the well-known animal welcomed a baby boy on Saturday, park officials said. In addition to Tajiri and her youngest offspring, April is also mom to three others, which were born behind the lens.
Mt Gox head convicted of manipulating data, cleared of theft
Karpelès, wearing a dark suit, bowed to the judge as he entered the courtroom." He was motionless after the verdict was read out. The odds were stacked against Karpeles as the vast majority of cases that come to trial in Japan end in a conviction.
United éliminé à Wolverhampton — Cup
Jimenez (70e) et Jota (76e) pour Wolverhampton; Rashford (90e+5) pour Manchester United . Millwall et Brighton se disputeront l'ultime ticket pour le dernier carré dimanche.
New Zealand set to ban semi-automatic weapons
At least two Jordanian citizens were killed and five others wounded in the shootings, the country's Foreign Ministry said. New Zealand mosque attacks: Brenton Harrison Tarrant live-streamed for about 17 minutes his rampage through two mosques.