The sign outside Cheltenham High School welcomes Josh Fattal home.

Freed Hikers Back In America

Family members of the two hikers were able to meet them in Oman to begin the celebration of freedom, but friends were still waiting to welcome Joshua Fattal home.


Two American Hikers Jailed In Iran Head Back To Court In Tehran

Twenty-nine-year old American hikers Josh Fattal, whose family lives in Elkins Park, Montgomery County and Shane Bauer have been in jail in Iran for two years.


FILE: Josh Fattal appears before a judge in Tehran in Feb. 2011

Friends Fast To Mark Pennsylvania Hiker’s Birthday In Iran

Supporters of a hiker from suburban Philadelphia being held in Iran are fasting to protest his second straight birthday behind bars.



US Hikers Jailed In Iran Make Rare Call To Family

Two American hikers held captive in Iran have called home for only the third time since their arrest nearly two years ago.



Jailed American Hikers In Iran Permitted To Call Home

The remaining two American hikers jailed in Iran were permitted a brief phone call to their families during the Thanksgiving weekend.


Demonstration On Mall for American Hikers Jailed in Iran

The mother of Elkins Park hiker Josh Fattal, who was arrested by Iranian authorities along with his friend Shane Bauer and his girlfriend Sarah Shourd last year, has organized a demonstration today on Independence Mall […]