Former Cal Grads Coming Home After 2 Years In Iranian PrisonTwo Americans freed from an Iranian prison told reporters Saturday they were "eager to go home" just before boarding their flight to the U.S. from Oman, the Gulf state that helped mediate their release after more than two years in custody on accusations of spying.
Secretary Clinton Hopeful About Cal Grad Hikers ReleaseSecretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Thursday they continue to hope that the Iranian regime will release the two men as a humanitarian gesture.
Oman Sends Plane To Iran For Detained Cal GradsAn official with Oman’s foreign ministry said the Gulf nation has sent a plane to Tehran amid efforts toward a bail-for-freedom deal for two UC Berkeley grads jailed for spying.
Shourd Arrives In U.S., Denies SpyingAn American woman who was held in Iran for more than 13 months says she and two men detained with her never spied or committed any crime.