Articles Tagged 'hostages'
Pence: Obama has ‘put a price’ on US lives
Gov. Mike Pence (R-Ind.) says President Obama has attached a monetary value to Americans’s lives by secretly shipping $400 million to Iran.
“Just this morning,… READ MORE
Sen. Tom Cotton: Obama’s $400m ‘Ransom to the Ayatollahs’
Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) called the $400 million airlifted to the Iranian regime in hard foreign currency in January “ransom to the ayatollahs.”
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Obama Sent $400 MILLION CASH To Iran As American Prisoners Freed
WASHINGTON—The Obama administration secretly organized an airlift of $400 million worth of cash to Iran that coincided with the January release of four Americans detained… READ MORE
Bangladesh police reportedly storm restaurant where attackers hold dozens of hostages
Bangladesh police are storming the Dhaka restaurant where up to nine attackers are believed to be holding dozens of hostages, Reuters reports.
“Our commandos have… READ MORE
BREAKING NEWS: Iran releases 10 US Navy sailors after boat drifted in Persian Gulf
Iran’s Revolutionary Guard released 10 U.S. Navy sailors who were detained after two small Riverine boats crossed into Iranian territorial waters, the Pentagon confirmed Wednesday.… READ MORE
New Iran Hostage Crisis? No timeline for release of 10 sailors as Tehran demands US apology
A U.S. official told Fox News Wednesday there is no timeline for the release of 10 U.S. Navy sailors who were detained by Iran after… READ MORE
WATCH: Obama Scold’s CBS’s Major Garrett for Question About US Hostages in Iran
During a Wednesday press conference to promote the Iranian nuclear deal he had announced a day earlier, President Barack Obama fielded a question from CBS… READ MORE
Iran releases American held for 2 years in Tehran
By Anne Gearan-Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” Iran on Saturday set free an American businessman jailed in Tehran for more than two years on suspicion on ties to an allegedly violent opposition group.
Reza Taghavi, 71, hadn’t been charged with a crime and denied knowingly supporting the organization, known as Tondar.
“He admitted to nothing and he continues to maintain… READ MORE