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Siamak Namazi, an Iranian-American imprisoned in Iran since 2015, on a visit to San Francisco in 2006. (Free Siamak and Baquer Namazi Facebook)

Muhammad Ali’s Wife Calls for ‘Islamic Mercy’ for Imprisoned Iranian-Americans

With the Obama administration’s negotiating hands tied, supporters appeal to the compassionate side of the Iranian regime.

Former heavyweight world boxing champion Muhammad Ali (C) prays on October 05, 1986 at the Mosque of Muhammad Ali Pasha or Alabaster Mosque in Cairo, Egypt.        (Photo credit should read MIKE NELSON/AFP/Getty Images)

The Champ Was More Than Just a Boxer

After Muhammad Ali was banned from boxing for standing up for his Muslim beliefs, my father helped put together the 1970 Atlanta fight that put him back in the ring.

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