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My father’s continued captivity proves the nuclear deal has not made Iran safe

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/my-fathers-continued-captivity-proves-the-nuclear-deal-has-not-made-iran-safe/2015/12/20/a092550a-a441-11e5-ad3f-991ce3374e23_story.html By Daniel Levinson Daniel Levinson and his family run the website helpboblevinson.com and the Facebook page facebook.com/helpboblevinson. American and European companies are drafting plans to begin doing business in Iran with the lifting of sanctions as part of this summer’s nuclear-weapons agreement, and … Continue reading

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“It’s All We Think About, What Are the Next Steps to Get Him Home,” Say Children of Iran Hostage Bob Levinson

http://www.people.com/article/hostage-bob-levinson-children-talk-fathers-captivity-iran-deal People Exclusive ‘It’s All We Think About, What Are the Next Steps to Get Him Home,’ Say Children of Iran Hostage Bob Levinson The Levinson family COURTESY LEVINSON FAMILY BY SHEILA COSGROVE BAYLIS @sheilabot07/25/2015 AT 12:10 PM EDT It’s been … Continue reading

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I Know Iran Will Find My Father

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/sarah-moriarty/i-know-iran-will-find-my-father_b_7828446.html I Know Iran Will Find My Father By Sarah Moriarty, wife, mother, financial services employee, and advocate for her father, Bob Levinson, the longest held hostage in U.S. history. Posted: 07/19/2015 4:18 pm EDT  Updated: 07/19/2015 4:59 pm EDT  My father loves … Continue reading

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Dad, I know you’ll make it home

http://www.cnn.com/2015/06/19/opinions/levinson-fathers-day-hope/index.html By David Levinson Updated 7:06 PM ET, Fri June 19, 2015 Son of American detainee in Iran pleas for release 02:47 Story highlights Bob Levinson has been missing since 2007 David Levinson: I know one day we will see each … Continue reading

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Media Coverage of Dan Levinson’s Testimony During the House Foreign Affairs Committee on June 2, 2015

Washington Post: http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/families-of-americans-held-in-iranian-prisons-to-testify-on-capitol-hill/2015/06/02/c456b588-092a-11e5-95fd-d580f1c5d44e_story.html   Sun Sentinel: http://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/broward/coral-springs/daniel-levinson-will-urge-congress-on-tuesday-to-pressure-iran-to-divulge-inform-20150602-story.html   New Day – CNN http://goo.gl/GnXQHZ   Associated Press (via U.S. News & World Report online): http://www.usnews.com/news/politics/articles/2015/06/02/relatives-of-4-americans-in-iran-press-for-their-release   Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-06-02/families-of-u-s-prisoners-in-iran-say-nuclear-talks-pivotal   Agence France Presse (via Yahoo! News) http://news.yahoo.com/us-lawmakers-urge-iran-free-detained-americans-173746879.html   NY Daily News: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/families-4-americans-held-iran-urge-congress-article-1.2243639   ABC … Continue reading

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Video of Dan Levinson’s Testimony to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs

Thank you to all of you who watched or supported Dan’s testimony to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs this morning, and thank you to the committee for the opportunity to tell our father’s and our family’s story. For those … Continue reading

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Statement by Christine Levinson, Wife of Robert Levinson, in Response to President Obama’s Statement

We are grateful to President Obama for raising Bob’s case today and to the FBI for recently increasing the reward to $5 million.  Both of these actions give us renewed hope.  Bob is the center of our family.   In the … Continue reading

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Statement by the President on U.S. Citizens Detained or Missing in Iran

https://m.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2015/03/20/statement-president-us-citizens-detained-or-missing-iran Statement by the President on U.S. Citizens Detained or Missing in Iran The spirit of family is deeply woven into all of the rich cultural traditions of the Nowruz holiday.  It is a time for reuniting and rejoicing with … Continue reading

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Reward Increased to $5 Million in Robert Levinson Case

http://www.fbi.gov/news/news_blog/reward-increased-to-5-million-in-robert-levinson-case Reward Increased to $5 Million in Robert Levinson Case Robert Levinson went missing from Kish Island, Iran, on March 9, 2007. On March 9, 2007, retired FBI agent Robert Levinson went missing from Kish Island, Iran, and today, on … Continue reading

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Statement for the March 9th Anniversary of Hostage Bob Levinson

From the family of Robert Levinson – Robert Levinson has been held hostage for eight years – since March 9, 2007, when he was last seen on Kish Island, Iran.  He is the longest-held hostage in American history.  Tomorrow, March 10th, is … Continue reading

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