British aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe released in Iran.

NAZANIN Zaghari-Ratcliffe was seen smiling from cheek-to-cheek in a new photo following her release from her five-year prison sentence in Iran.

The 42-year-old British-Iranian aid worker was jailed in the country for plotting to overthrow the clerical establishment in 2016 - but was today freed, her lawyer said.

he aid worker gleamed in the photo just hours after learning that she is no longer subject to house arrest in Tehran.

Nazanin's lawyer Hojjat Kermani said today: "She was pardoned by Iran's Supreme Leader last year, but spent the last year of her term under house arrest with electronic shackles tied to her feet.

"Now they're cast off."

The lawyer told Iranian website Emtedad: "She has been freed."

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