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Thursday, August 7, 2014

Journalists Detained In Iran

From the New York Times, an article discussing the disappearance and presumed detention of journalist Jacob Rezaian, his wife, and a photographer by the Iranian government.  Mr. Rezaian, a dual Iranian/US citizen who works for the Washington Post, does not seeem to have been reporting on any sensitive or hot-button issues.  Anthony Bourdain, who visited with Mr. Rezanian and his wife earlier this summer, commented on their situation for CNN here. According to the Washington Post, the U. S. goverment has indicated that it has no current information on Mr. Rezaian's situation.

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