Casey Statement On Release of Hikers

WASHINGTON, DCU.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) ), Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on Near Eastern and South and Central Asian Affairs, released the following statement:

"I am elated that Josh and Shane were finally released today.  These innocent men suffered for far too long at the hands of injustice.   Their release is a testament to the hard work and commitment of their families who have not rested over the past two years.  I was honored to support their efforts and we are thrilled that this day has finally arrived.  I look forward to welcoming you home, Josh and Shane.”