An Iranian judicial official on Wednesday denied reports that two US citizens detained on spying charges were to be released, saying a bail request for the pair was under review. The two were arrested in 2009 while hiking near Iran’s border.
REUTERS - Two U.S. nationals arrested while hiking in Iran and convicted of spying will not be released imminently, as President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad had announced, a judiciary official said on Wednesday.
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Date created : 2011-09-14