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Iran releases US men jailed as spies
Josh Fattal and Shane Bauer, two US citizens jailed in Iran as spies, freed from Tehran prison on $1m bail.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2011 20:22 GMT
Iran convicts US 'hikers' as spies
Americans Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal were sentenced to eight years in prison for illegal entry and espionage.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2011 06:56 GMT
Iran to 'rule soon on US spy suspects'
Court to issue verdict on August 7 over two Americans arrested on unmarked border, lawyer says after hearing on Sunday.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2011 08:40 GMT
Iran opens trial of US 'hikers'
The Americans were held on suspicion of spying when they crossed the border along the mountains of northern Iraq.
Last updated: 06 Feb 2011 11:41 GMT
US mothers fail to win Iran release
Accused spies get reunion but not freedom as US forces release two Iranians in Iraq.
Last updated: 22 May 2010 02:16 GMT
Mothers ask Iran to free US hikers
US hikers imprisoned in Iran reunite with mothers for the first time in ten months.
Last updated: 20 May 2010 15:37 GMT
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