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But turn our focus to the plight of -- Christian pastor who remains and -- in prison -- -- Dini has been there for more than 200 plus -- 238 days to be exact.
He's been held in an Iranian prison.
Four quite some -- of even pointing out and he has been having a very difficult time.
In that prison recently though he'd.
Met with some relatives and was able to get a letter.
Out to thank people for supporting him man and at least -- guitar is here from Fox News.
That comes a contributor and tells us more about what was in that letter -- and you know the latest on his condition because as a story that -- been following for quite some time.
Right -- this is the first letter that the family has received.
From the past him a bit of good news.
Saying that he's thankful for all the support globally.
For all the prayers for all the advocates see what's been going on.
All along is that you can be -- -- -- an internal.
Meaning from what we've known hasn't been given the proper medical treatments that he needs.
All along the mean he's.
Hoping to be a symbol.
And and and says that he -- -- couldn't.
Given that more hope with all the prayers and and all the support that he's received.
I know -- wife has been actively.
Campaigning publicly and went before congress I interviewed her also myself and she's a very brave and courageous woman and has been very open about her concerns and talking about the brutality that he is experiencing in prison.
Do we know yet if he's getting any kind of medical treatment.
From what happened with the youth -- promised medical treatment because there be a field day you've been very.
It did well in in in being the American side of his his his love.
Legal team from his wife and everyone -- we've done things behind scenes to push for his belief VP had a whole campaign to get him medical treatment because that's within the worst -- was being right here.
And you've promised that they would give him that -- -- outside the facilities.
Of the prison.
And he was taken and the doctor wasn't in his brought back you know they felt it was kind of a complete switch when -- -- -- and part of their -- and we -- but the doctor living there.
That you know smell that good bad right exactly obviously the fifth.
He is like this you know we always expect them once and fortunately because -- made into symbols mean there's so many human rights cases that we can be focusing on fox is very much focused in on past -- -- -- -- Worthy and worthwhile.
Keep the follow up for him and -- been hearing it.
He's an American citizen -- three and children's life were advocating this half.
But again there are so many other human rights abuses in Iran.
With you know I'm -- and -- and and and people from other backgrounds.
Cultural religious minority journalists and we're getting closer to be running an election.
Crackdown to become even more -- and becoming more symbolic.
You know don't don't operate outside the boundaries of what Islamic republic of theocracy -- operate under Sharia law.
Wants to have its own agenda not only in the country -- just better live in the region.
-- don't mess with -- -- -- -- -- Unfortunately -- an awful time for the United States as well because we don't have much room to negotiate with them we're trying to bring them through the negotiating table on other matters -- nuclear program with other.
You know that -- -- that the inside regime in Syria and there's so many other things talk about that it's very difficult to kind of negotiate the life that very worthwhile.
Life of of an American citizen here.
What he would knowing the specifics -- -- as -- how he was able to get the details.
Of his circumstances out to the public in terms of this -- because obviously great question so.
And that's been sporadic and the reason it's been sporadic at that he had been unfailingly visits once a week since then we've -- -- that -- reason -- -- was traveling back and what.
So often to visit his family -- Andy's family visits are sometimes taken away when you thought you can properly there's.
There's some sort of punishment -- -- Stanley not to go up but when the family doesn't go they're able to get information and they have calls.
In two of the -- as well.
His wife to be able to hear his voice one I think and and and and that was the phone to phone right for the family people to hold oneself from -- But I'm very sporadic body they don't always get on the information better can from him through.
It's a very tough situation -- you're going to be following -- -- this following it thank you wanna read.
More about Lisa's article you -- the article posted on our website Fox's upcoming -- right there prayers from prison American pastor held.
In Iran releases the letter which is encouraging sign.
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