Detained Hikers Reunited With Mothers In Iran

May 20, 2010
Outside Magazine


The three American hikers detained in Iran were reunited with theirmothers earlier today. Josh Fattal, Shane Bauer and Sarah Shourd havenot been released, but the mothers' visit could be a step forward in the 10-month ordeal.

Currently, the hikers stand accused of espionage after crossing into Iran during a hike in Iraqi Kurdistan, in northern Iraq. For the complete story, read Joshua Hammer's "Mountain of Trouble" from our May issue.

-- Jonah Ogles

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