Freed Britons Detail Time in Iran

Associated Press Writer

ROYAL MARINE BASE CHIVENOR, England (AP) - British sailors and marines held captive in Tehran for nearly two weeks were blindfolded, bound and forced against a wall as guards cocked weapons, members of the freed crew said.

Their confessions to entering Iranian waters were coerced, and their smiles for state television were a propaganda stunt, they said in interviews Friday and at a news conference at barracks in southern England


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