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President Obama Meets with American Hiker Sarah Shourd

Photo Courtesy - ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Late Thursday evening, the White House announced  President Obama met privately with American hiker Sarah Shourd, who was recently released after being imprisoned for more than a year in Iran.  The president also met with the families of Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal, the two American men who are still being held overseas.

“We remain hopeful that Iran will demonstrate renewed compassion and do the right thing,” the White House said in a statement, ”by ensuring the safe return of Shane, Josh and all the other missing or detained Americans in Iran."

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