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Detained Hikers Reunited With Mothers In Iran


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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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