I wouldn’t want to be Amir Mirzaei Hekmati, the 28-year-old former US Marine just ... “The Iranian regime has a history of falsely accusing people of being spies, of eliciting forced confessions, and of holding innocent Americans for political reasons.”
Dissident Voice · ByDave Lindorff · 1/11/2012
Following a televised confession to spying on Iran for the Central Intelligence Agency, Amir ... Hekmati either worked for, or was sent to Iran by the CIA are false. The Iranian regime has a history of falsely accusing people of being spies, of eliciting ...
IGN · 1/10/2012
The United States has denied that Iranian-born American citizen Amir Mirzai Hekmati ... just two weeks after his arrival. The elder Hekmati told ABC News he believes his son was forced into the confession that he is a double agent for the CIA.
Arutz Sheva · 12/21/2011
Amir Hekmati is a former United States Marine ... Hekmati was in Iran as a spy for the United States government. There is even a “confession” video, but experts believe that Hekmati was forced to do it and that much of the evidence is falsified.
Breitbart News · 7/14/2015
The family maintains Hekmati did not receive adequate legal representation. In a statement, they said his "only advocate in Iran is a government-appointed lawyer who he first met on the day of his trial. "We have struggled to provide Amir with an attorney ...
RT · 1/10/2012
Iran's grotesque human rights violations, the rise in executions, or the fate of three Americans -- Amir Hekmati, Pastor Saeed Abedini and ... The fighting was so intense that residents were forced to flee into the harsh mountains. Kurdish men have been ...
Gatestone Institute · 3/14/2014
GRETA VAN SUSTEREN, "ON THE RECORD" HOST: 1,316 days that's how long Amir Hekmati, an American marine has been ... We were so quiet al that while he was being tortured forced into a confession, confined into 1 meter by 1 meter cell. This is …
Fox Nation · 4/7/2015
Amir Hekmati, an Arizona-born Iranian-American who had served ... forced to make a televised “confession” and forced to make spying allegations against high profile blogger Hossein Derakhshan. Saeed Malekpour, a 36-year-old web designer and …
Amnesty International USA · 1/9/2012
Behnaz Hekmati has said all along that her son's confession was fabricated and forced by his Iranian captors, a position that's supported by the State Department. The State Department has said Amir Hekmati's imprisonment follows a pattern by the Iranian ...
ArkansasMatters · 11/10/2015
Amir Mirzai Hekmati, a former Marine who holds dual citizenship ... In the letter, Hekmati said that the charges were false and that he was forced to make the confession. He has said that he was visiting family in Iran. Hekmati's US-based family, in ... · 9/12/2013