Free Xiyue Wang 援救王夕越

Xiyue Wang is a Princeton Ph.D. student in history who has been wrongfully imprisoned since August 2016 in Iran. The news of his detention only became public in July 2017. Wang was conducting research for his dissertation on late 19th and early 20th century Eurasian history. This website has been organized by his friends and colleagues as a source of information on his case and in support of his release. He has a wife and young son who have not seen him in more than two years.

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Rally May 11, 2018 at 7:00pm for Wang, North Lawn, Frist Campus Center, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ