Ali asks Iran to free U.S. hikers
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Ali asks Iran to free U.S. hikers

Boxing champ Muhammad Ali is asking Iran to release two American hikers held since 2009 on spy charges. Ali released to The Associated Press a letter he wrote to supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. (March 16) (The Associated Press)

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