Monthly Archives: February 2014

American hiker jailed in Iran calls for US-Iran Rapprochement

One of the American hikers,  Josh Fattal, who was arrested in 2009 for a hike in the Kurdistan mountain that had taken him to the Iranian side is now calling for better relations between Iran and the United States: “It is time to end the mutual hostility for good. A permanent accord that limits Iran’s nuclear capabilities in exchange for a lifting of sanctions would make my relatives in Israel safer. It would make my family in the United States safer>