U.S. citizen and U.S. legal resident held in Iran unjustly detained, must be released: State Dept

July 11, 2016 6:56 PM

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WASHINGTON The U.S. State Department said on Monday that a U.S. citizen and a U.S. legal resident, reported to have been indicted in Iran, were "unjustly detained" and should be released.

Iran's judiciary indicted three detained Iranian dual-nationals and a Lebanese citizen also held in the Islamic Republic, the judiciary's official news website Mizan said on Monday.

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