US secretary of defense says Iranian detainees will not be released

US Secretary of Defense Robert Gates said that the United States was not planning to release the five Iranians arrested in January in a raid on the Iranian consulate's office in the northern Iraqi city of Arbil.


Iranian media reported Wednesday that an Iranian official would be allowed to meet with the five detainees, who according to the authorities serve as diplomats. (AFP)


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