The following article was published in The Washington Free Beacon on October 2. The original publication can be found here.
This article was published by VOA News. The original publication can be found here.
** The following story was published by NBC News on September 7, 2018. The original publication can be found here.
Family of Cuban-American jailed in Cuba for espionage pleads for U.S attorney, consular visits
As Trump celebrates the return of Americans held in North Korea, advocates for hostages in Iran, elsewhere continue to press for action
The following interview with attorney Jason Poblete aired on TV Martí on May 7, 2018. Based in Alexandria, Virginia, Poblete is part of a team of lawyers trying to clarify the case on an American accused of espionage in Cuba. Since Ms. Miyares was detained and held in Cuba in October 2017, she has been denied consular service by Cuban authorities.
In a passing handshake with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif Wednesday at the Brussels conference on Syria, Prime Minister Saad Hariri brought up the issue of the ongoing detention of Lebanese national Nizar Zakka.
The following article was published in Asharq Al Awsat on April 23, 2018. The original version can be read here.
The following interview appeared in Radiofaroda, the Persian language broadcaster at Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, on February 10, 2018.
The White House on Wednesday warned Iran that it will be held responsible for the health of 81-year-old American citizen Baquer Namazi, who was recently sent back to prison after medical treatment.
The following article appeared in the Washington Free Beacon on February 12, 2018.
Family fears he could die at any time
An ailing 81-year-old Iranian-American who Iranian authorities recently returned to prison against the advice of doctors was rushed the hospital with a racing heart rate Sunday, according to his attorney.
Statement on the Continued Unlawful Detention of Internet Freedom Advocate & Hostage Nizar Zakka
The Senate today approved S.Res. 245, a bipartisan resolution calling on the Government of Iran to release unjustly detained United States citizens and legal permanent resident aliens, and for other purposes.