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.
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.
Supporters of a hiker from suburban Philadelphia being held in Iran are fasting to protest his second straight birthday behind bars.
Two American hikers held captive in Iran have called home for only the third time since their arrest nearly two years ago.
The remaining two American hikers jailed in Iran were permitted a brief phone call to their families during the Thanksgiving weekend.
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 […]