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Levinson on Kish Island

David Holmberg | Posted 02.19.2014 | Media
David Holmberg

I was told, "In my opinion it's not a good idea to go to Kish Island. You might end up in a prison cell with Bob Levinson."

Senator Offers To Go To Iran For Missing CIA Contractor

AP | By DONNA CASSATA | Posted 02.16.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Bill Nelson said Tuesday he is willing to travel to Iran if it would help find missing CIA contractor Robert Levinson who dis...

Witness: Iran Nabbed CIA Asset Levinson

The Christian Science Monitor | Scott Peterson | Posted 12.17.2013 | World

The last known man to see Robert Levinson alive in Iran now says that the CIA contractor who disappeared in 2007 was definitely detained by Iranian au...

Family: Make Robert Levinson Top Priority

AP | MATT APUZZO | Posted 12.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration should make any diplomatic agreement with Iran contingent on Tehran's help finding missing CIA contractor...

McCain Suggests CIA Misled Congress On Missing American

AP | Posted 12.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. John McCain suggested on Sunday that the CIA has not been forthcoming with the Congress on details about an American who disa...

Michael Calderone

NYT Explains Why It Held CIA Story For Six Years

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 12.13.2013 | Media

NEW YORK -- The New York Times revealed Friday that it withheld reporting on missing American Robert Levinson’s ties to the CIA for six years, one d...

American Missing In Iran Was Working For CIA

AP | ADAM GOLDMAN and MATT APUZZO | Posted 12.13.2013 | World

WASHINGTON (AP) — In March 2007, retired FBI agent Robert Levinson flew to Kish Island, an Iranian resort awash with tourists, smugglers and organiz...

Report: Missing American In Iran Was Working For CIA On Unapproved Assignment

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

WASHINGTON (AP) — In March 2007, retired FBI agent Robert Levinson flew to Kish Island, an Iranian resort awash with tourists, smugglers and organiz...

Iran Will help Learn Fate Of Missing FBI Agent

AP | Posted 03.11.2013 | World

TEHRAN, Iran -- Iran's foreign minister says his country is ready to help learn the fate of a retired FBI agent who went missing six years ago. Irani...

U.S. Renews $1 Million Reward For Ex-FBI Agent Held Hostage In Iran

Agence France Presse | | Posted 05.07.2013 | World

The US Federal Bureau of Investigation has renewed a $1 million reward for information leading to the safe return of a former agent who went missing i...

Is Iran Holding This Former FBI Agent Hostage?

AP | ADAM GOLDMAN and MATT APUZZO | Posted 03.10.2013 | World

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two years after a hostage video and photographs of retired FBI agent Robert Levinson raised the possibility that the missing Ameri...

David Lohr

FBI Offers $1 Million Reward For Former Agent Missing Since 2007

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 03.27.2014 | Crime

The FBI has announced a $1,000,000 reward for information leading directly to the safe return of Robert Levinson. A retired FBI agent, Levinson disapp...

Ex-FBI Agent, Missing In Iran, Appears In Hostage Video

AP | By MATT APUZZO and ADAM GOLDMAN | Posted 02.07.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- The family of retired FBI agent Robert Levinson, who vanished years ago in Iran, issued a plea to his kidnappers Friday and, for the fir...

U.S. Finds Proof That Ex-FBI Agent Who Vanished In Iran Is Still Alive

AP | MATT APUZZO and ADAM GOLDMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — Four years after a retired FBI agent mysteriously vanished inside Iran, U.S. officials have received irrefutable proof he is alive,...

Get Serious About Freeing American Captives in Iran

Patrick Disney | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Patrick Disney

If the US is serious about securing the release of its citizens detained in Iran, it must get over its aversion to dealing with Iran's hardliners and set up a permanent means of official dialogue.