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Risch implores U.S. Secretary of State to help free Abedini

In a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing Tuesday, Sen. Jim Risch urged U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to increase pressure on Iran to release Boisean Saeed Abedini. Abedini was imprisoned in September of 2012 for his involvement in Christian home

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Clergy who support Abedini organize White House protests; wife of imprisoned pastor faces arrest

Pastors from all over the country plan to stage protests outside the White House to raise awareness of the continued incarceration of a Boise pastor in an Iranian prison, according to The Christian Broadcasting Network. Saeed Abedini, a 33-year-old Iranian-American,

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