Marcus Hellwig and Jens Koch
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Iran 'frees German reporters' held in stoning case

Iran has freed two German reporters detained last year.

Marcus Hellwig and Jens Koch were held while interviewing the son of Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, the woman sentenced to death by stoning for adultery.

German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle has arrived in Tehran to accompany them home.

  • 20 Feb 2011
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