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Captive Sarah Shourd on life in Tehran prison


The US State Department has singled out eight Iranian officials by name for tough new sanctions accusing them of rampant human rights abuses.

News of the sanctions comes a fortnight after American Sarah Shourd was released from a Tehran prison.

Arrested while hiking with two companions she was the only one to win her freedom and she spoke to Matt Frei about her ordeal.


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