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Race and Ethnicity
Shon Meckfessel Is the fourth member of a party of US hikers, three of whom went missing on July 31.
Regions and Countries
November 2, 2009
A Letter to Ahmadinejad
writer Shane Bauer and his friends have been detained by Iran for almost 100 days. A fourth member of their party appeals directly to Iran's president for their release.
Journalists and Journalism
August 6, 2009
Statement on Missing US Hikers
Three Americans, including Shane Bauer, a contributor to
, went missing while on a hiking trip in Iraqi Kurdistan and are presumed to be detained by Iranian authorities. A fourth member of their party provides insight into their trip here.