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Naghmeh Abedini, wife of Pastor Saeed Abedini, holds up a photo of her children as she testifies before the House Foreign Affairs Committee on Dec. 12, 2013 in Washington, DC. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Obama Plans To Meet With Wife Of American Pastor Held Prisoner In Iran

President Barack Obama is heading to conservative-leaning Idaho to sell the economic proposals he outlined in his State of the Union address.

01/21/2015

File photo of the U.S. State Department building. (credit: Matthew Cavanaugh/Getty Images)

American Pastor Sentenced To 8 Years In Iran

The U.S. State Department says an American pastor who has been jailed in Iran since September has been sentenced to eight years in prison.

01/27/2013

File photo of a street in Iran. (credit: BEHROUZ MEHRI/AFP/Getty Images)

Wife: Jailed American Pastor Still Held In Iran

Iran’s semi-official news agency said Monday that a jailed American pastor of Iranian origin is to be released after posting $116,000 bond, but his wife in the U.S. claims Tehran has no intention of freeing him and that the announcement is “a game to silence” international media reports.

01/21/2013

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