University of Melbourne academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert appears on ‘The Modern Middle East’ in 2017. Photo: AP University of Melbourne academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert appears on ‘The Modern Middle East’ in 2017. Photo: AP
University of Melbourne academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert appears on ‘The Modern Middle East’ in 2017. Photo: AP
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Jailed in Iran for spying, Australian academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert ‘well’ after consular visit, officials say

  • Kylie Moore-Gilbert has been detained in Iran since September 2018, when she was arrested at the airport after attending an academic conference
  • She is serving a 10 year sentence for espionage, is often held in solitary confinement and has frequently attempted suicide, according to reports

Topic |   Australia
University of Melbourne academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert appears on ‘The Modern Middle East’ in 2017. Photo: AP University of Melbourne academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert appears on ‘The Modern Middle East’ in 2017. Photo: AP
University of Melbourne academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert appears on ‘The Modern Middle East’ in 2017. Photo: AP
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