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Wife of Iranian film director detained in Iraq calls on IRCS to inquire about her husband's health

The spouse of Iranian film director of the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) 2nd channel, Sa'id Aboutaleb, who has been under detention of American troops in Iraq since July 1, here on Wednesday called on Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) to arrange a meeting or phone conversation with her husband, IRNA reported from Tehran.

A report released by IRCS public relations department quoting Aboutaleb's wife, Faranak Dalpei, said that despite the efforts of the Foreign Ministry and IRIB to get some information on the latest situation of the detained director, nothing has yet been unveiled after 23 days.

Dalpei hoped that IRCS will manage to find out whether her husband is in good shape.

Aboutaleb along with another film director from IRIB 2nd channel left for Iraq on June 12 to make a film on the life of the Iraqi people. The two directors along with their driver and interpretor were arrested by the American forces on July 1.

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