Iran expects to make a final decision in the case of three Americans charged with espionage by late August, Iran’s official news agency said Tuesday. Two of the three have been in Iranian custody since 2009.
Two American hikers held captive in Iran have called home for only the third time since their arrest nearly two years ago.
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar plans to visit the Minnesota mother of one of the two American hikers held in Iran for nearly two years.
The mother of one of two American hikers held in Iran for nearly two years said Monday she’ll be up before dawn on Wednesday waiting for any news as her son and his friend go on trial on allegations of spying for the U.S.
Two American men held in Iran for nearly 2 years will go on trial in the Tehran Revolutionary Court this week on charges of espionage.
Iran’s top diplomat says he hopes his country’s judiciary will expedite the case of two Americans charged with spying.
The families of two Americans charged with spying in Iran said Monday they’re glad that Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal were able to proclaim their innocence in a court in Tehran and that they hope the case is nearing an end.
An Iranian court held closed-door proceedings Sunday in the espionage trial of three Americans — two in custody and one freed on bail — whose 18-month detention has been the subject of impassioned family appeals and backdoor outreach by Washington through an Arab ally in the Gulf.
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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton today repeated her commitment to securing the release of two Americans being held in Iran, including Minnesota native Shane Bauer.
Freed American will see doctor today in Oman
An Iranian news agency says Tehran has canceled the planned release of a jailed American woman because the necessary legal procedures have not been completed.
Iran’s envoy to the United Nations has confirmed that a female American held for more than a year will be released.
The mothers of three American hikers held in Iran for nearly a year say they’re shocked by a report that their children were in Iraq when they were arrested.
The women, including Cindy Hickey of Pine City, are demanding an immediate trial or release of their children from an Iranian prison.
Iran’s top human rights official says three Americans detained on suspicion of spying will likely go on trial soon.
A foreign ministry spokesman says Tehran has no plans to swap three Americans jailed in Iran on spying charges for Iranians held in the Unites States.
With the three detained American hikers still held prisoner in Iran, U of M anthropology professor Bill Beeman joins the program to discuss the country’s relationship with the Middle Eastern state.