Border Screenings Spark Travel Fears For Iranian-Americans Amid Rising Tensions

Rep. Pramila Jayapal, D-Wash., left, looks on as Negah Hekmati speaks about her hours-long delay returning to the U.S. from Canada with her family days earlier, at a news conference on Monday.

As many as 200 Iranian-Americans were held for questioning at a border crossing near Seattle, Wash. Some Iranian-Americans are so concerned that they are cancelling plans to travel abroad.

(Image credit: Elaine Thompson/AP)