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Ahmadinejad won't intervene in Roxana's case

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In an interview with ABC’s George Stephanopoulos on Wednesday, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said he had no intention of influencing the outcome of Roxana’s appeal.  Watch the broadcast here.


Written by Keith Kamisugi

April 22, 2009 at 10:10 am

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  1. I don’t know how painful this is for everyone who is trying to bring, Roxana home. But the knowledge that Iranian president isn’t helping hurts, I hope that she gets to come home to her loves ones soon.

    Kathleen J. S.

    April 22, 2009 at 11:44 am

  2. There’s an interesting commentary explaining the politics behind the arrest here:


    April 24, 2009 at 2:14 am

  3. […] has been criticized by some groups for not intervening, or refusing to intervene, in a case that so clearly appears to be an effort to unfairly jail or intimidate a journalist who […]

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