30 Jan '16, 8pm

Reminder: Iran violated intl law + humiliated US sailors

As news of their arrests broke Jan. 12, the Obama administration assured the public that they would get Iran to release the sailors rapidly as part of thawing relations with the country over the nuclear deal. The sailors were freed after nearly 16 hours in captivity on Farsi Island and drove off in their riverine boats. The next day, Secretary of State John Kerry thanked Iran for its gracious treatment of the captured sailors, providing them with food and blankets. But within hours, Iran circulated images that showed the sailors surrendering at gunpoint, as well as a video where one of them apologized.

Full article: http://www.navytimes.com/story/military/2016/01/27/unclos...

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