An Iranian sets fire to an effigy of U.S. President Barack Obama, during an annual rally marking 36th anniversary of the seizure of the American embassy

Iran releases 4 American prisoners, including Washington Post reporter

TEHRAN, Iran — Iranian state television is announced that the government has freed four dual-nationality prisoners.

The Saturday report did not identify the prisoners but according to The Washington Post and The New York Times jailed Washington Post bureau chief Jason Rezaian, a dual Iran-U.S. citizen who was convicted of espionage in a closed-door trial in 2015, is among them.

  • Couldn’t persuade them to keep the reporter?

    • Drunk_by_Noon


  • Drunk_by_Noon

    What odd timing.
    Less than a week after that riverine boats fiasco too.
    It’s almost seems that there are things going on in secret.
    Likely Obama has given the Iranians another concession, that is also likely illegal for him to do so without the consent of congress.

    • dance…dancetotheradio

      I think President Trump might have something to do with it.

  • Observer

    And it only cost the release of $150 Billion to Iran much of wheich they will likely pour into weapons development and funding worldwide terrorism.

  • Norman_In_New_York

    Kerry’s daughter married an Iranian-American doctor who has family in Iran. The best man at the wedding was the son of Iran’s current foreign minister.

  • Hard Little Machine

    Liberals don’t care that they were kidnapped and tossed in prison while Obama cheered and did nothing