07/19/2010 09:20 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Iran Scientist: U.S. Wanted To Swap Me For Hikers

Mr. Amiri accused American agents of trying to coerce him to confess to being a spy so they could try to exchange him for three young hikers from the United States who have been held by Iran since they wandered over the border from Iraq in July 2009.

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