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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