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Panahi said she cannot phone her husband in prison. Nor can she visit him. "This is the very hard, heartbreaking part of it," she said. "As a wife, my first reaction was to travel and be there. Unfortunately, I was threatened that if I step one foot in an airport in Iran, I would be arrested, and then the children would have no mother or father." She said she and the children are living with her parents, in Idaho. Her church community, Calvary Chapel of Boise, has rallied around the family with prayer, she said. Her attorney, Barrans, is international legal director for the American Center for Law and Justice, a Washington, D.C.-based group, which represents Panahi. "The greatest support has been prayer," Barrans said. Urgent prayer.