Monday, August 3, 2009

Sarah Shourd one of three Americans detained in Iran

Sarah Shroud is originally from California. She is a contributing writer to several independent news websites, including New America Media and Matador Pulse. Shourd won 3rd place in the 2009 Narrative Travel writing contest on Transitions Abroad for her article "My First Encounter with Yemen. She and two other Americans were arrested for illegally crossing over the northern Iraqi border into Iran.

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