4 Journalists, Including Washington Post Reporter, Detained in Iran

The Washington Post’s Iran correspondent Jason Rezaian and his wife, Yeganeh Salehi, a journalist working for a UAE newspaper The National, were detained along with two American photojournalists in Tehran on Tuesday for reasons not yet determined. “We are deeply troubled by this news and are concerned for the welfare of Jason, Yeganeh and two others said to have been detained with them,” said the Post’s foreign editor Douglas Jehl in a statement.

Washington Post Reporter Detained in Iran