TEHRAN, Iran – Iran has sentenced detained Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian to an unspecified prison term following his conviction last month on charges that include espionage, Iranian state TV reported Sunday.
Gholam Hossein Mohseni Ejehi, the spokesman for Iran's judiciary, announced the punishment in a statement on the TV station's website.
"In brief, it is a prison sentence," he said. The verdict is "not finalized," he added, referring to an expected appeal.
Rezaian's lawyer, Leila Ahsan, told The Associated Press she had not been informed of the verdict - let alone details of the sentence.
"I have no information about details of the...