Thursday, May 18th, 2017


Iran’s Detainment Of U.S. Hikers Analyzed

With news coming in that Iran will release one of the detained U.S. hikers on bail, the family of the woman involved – as well as most Americans – must feel a profound sense of relief. The woman, along with her two male companions, has been imprisoned in Iran for about a year – mostly in solitary confinement. Iran’s version of what led to the hikers’ arrest was that they were captured in Iranian territory, and that they had “equipment that could only be used for spying”. Meanwhile, the U.S.Read More