PressTV-Online petitions launched to secure Hashemi’s release

Seven online petitions have been launched on the petition website Change.org to secure the release of Press TV news presenter Marzieh Hashemi, who has been imprisoned by the Federal Bureau of Investigation Police (FBI) on unspecified charges.

In two of the petition to the US Federal Bureau of Investigation and US Department of Homeland Security and Department of Justice, the website said it has been informed of Hashemi’s arrest and imprisonment in Washington DC without any clear reasons and formal charges.

It added that Ms. Hashemi, who was born in the United States, is an American citizen, who has not been found guilty of any crimes.

In another petition to the United Nations, the website said the “cowardly abduction” of the prominent journalist by the US President Donald Trump’s regime is part of its “obsession with Iran.”

“Trump and gang want the resistance axis to recognize the existence of the illegal and illegitimate Zionist regime…

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