Friday, September 07, 2007

Iranian-American scholar back home after detention in Tehran

Esfandiari hugs granddaughter Ariana Warden on Sept. 5. Esfandiari, 67, told The Washington Post "that she survived solitary confinement [in Iran] by sticking to a strict 10-hour exercise regimen to keep from thinking about the implications of the charges against her."

Watch the photo Gallery here.

Read the press release from Woodrow Wilson here.


Jungle Mom said...

I was so thrilled to hear this!

RoxieAmerica said...

I am pleased that she is home. It will most interesting to hear what she has to say when she begins to talk.