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Iran Detains 5 British Sailors

The Iranian regime detained 5 British sailors whose yacht went into Iranian waters. The Iranians have said that there will be harsh consequences if it is determined that the sailors motives were anything but benign. Iran is still detaining 3 American hikers who wandered into Iran while hiking this summer. This use of intimidation by the Iranian regime has only served to heighten a tense relationship between Iran and the International community. Iran already has problems with the nuclear issue, human rights concerns, and massive domestic unrest following the disputed election of the summer. To read more click AP.


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