Watch: US Marine Speaks for First Time After Release from Iranian Pris

Watch: US Marine Speaks for First Time After Release from Iranian Prison

January 20, 2016

In the video below, U.S. Marine veteran Amir Hekmati, who was jailed in Iran and released over the weekend in a prisoner swap, spoke out yesterday about his time being jailed in a notoriously dangerous Iranian prison for four years.

The Marine said he endured "inhumane and unjust" treatment while being held in Iran's Evin prison. He said that, at a later date, he would elaborate on this at a later time.

Hekmati also said when he learned of all the U.S. Marines supporting him it gave him the strength to get through the "very difficult times."

"Semper Fi to all the Marines out there," he declared.


About Healing Heroes Network

Hero Giveaways is a proud supporter of Healing Heroes Network. Healing Heroes Network is committed to healing America’s Heroes by providing financial assistance for quality care to military personnel injured in the line of duty in Iraq or Afghanistan since 9/11/01. Join our mission in healing our Heroes by supporting our wounded Veterans through communication, education, and community outreach. Healing Heroes Network strives to bring awareness to the often untreated injuries sustained in war and the desperate need for our services. If you are aware of a wounded Hero injured after September 11, 2001, in need of medical services not being provided, or if you are a medical provider willing to join the network, please contact Healing Heroes Network directly at 727-781-4376, or visit Other Articles
Previous: Is it PTSD or is it Meflouquine?

Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.