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.

2 comments:

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.