American Serving 18-Year Prison Sentence in Iran Released

Washington Free Beacon | 4/3/2017 | Natalie Johnson
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BY: Natalie Johnson

Iranian authorities have released a San Diego resident from prison who was serving an 18-year sentence on charges of "collaboration with a hostile government."

Gholamrez - Reza - Shahini - US - Citizen

Gholamrez "Reza" Shahini, a U.S. citizen who goes by "Robin," was released on bail of $62,000, the Associated Press reported Monday, citing an official from the New York-based Center for Human Rights in Iran. It is unclear whether he can leave the country.

Shahini, who traveled to Iran in July to visit family, was arrested by Iranian authorities from his mother's home on July 11, 2016. A friend of Shahini's said at the time that he may have been detained...
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