U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger, R-N.C., at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Landstuhl, Germany, on Monday. In a phone interview with McClatchy, Pittenger said Idaho pastor Saeed Abedini's physical condition is good but that he faces a long recovery of his emotional health after years in an Iranian prison. At right is U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee, a Michigan Democrat who represents Flint, the hometown of another released prisoner, former Marine Amir Hekmati.
U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger, R-N.C., at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Landstuhl, Germany, on Monday. In a phone interview with McClatchy, Pittenger said Idaho pastor Saeed Abedini's physical condition is good but that he faces a long recovery of his emotional health after years in an Iranian prison. At right is U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee, a Michigan Democrat who represents Flint, the hometown of another released prisoner, former Marine Amir Hekmati. Michael Probst AP
U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger, R-N.C., at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Landstuhl, Germany, on Monday. In a phone interview with McClatchy, Pittenger said Idaho pastor Saeed Abedini's physical condition is good but that he faces a long recovery of his emotional health after years in an Iranian prison. At right is U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee, a Michigan Democrat who represents Flint, the hometown of another released prisoner, former Marine Amir Hekmati. Michael Probst AP

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