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US House Resolution Urges Iran to Free Detained Americans

The U.S. House of Representatives has passed a resolution calling for Iran to release three American citizens being held in custody. The non-binding resolution, which passed late Monday by a vote of 391-0, urged Tehran to free Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian, Pastor Saeed Abedini and Amir Hekmati. Rezaian was arrested last year and is on trial on charges of spying. Abedini has been detained since 2012 for leading Christian worship services. Hekmati, a retired U.S. Marine who was...

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