Photo: Appeal for American hitchhikers in Iran

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21 September 2011

Appeal: a delegation of Christian and Muslim leaders travelled to Iran last week to appeal for the release of two American hitchhikers, Shane Bauer (left) and Josh Fattal, who were arrested by Iranian guards in 2009, on suspicion of spying. They were freed on Wednesday afternoon

PHOTO: AP

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