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  5/27/2014, Iyar 27, 5774

Kerry Asks Iran to Release Jailed Marine

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry called on Iran on Monday to release a former Marine who he said has been “unjustly” held for nearly three years, AFP reports.

The Marine in question is Amir Hekmati, who was arrested in 2011, put on trial and found guilty of spying for the CIA.