ATLANTA (AP) — After an Iranian scientist was released over the weekend as part of a prisoner exchange, federal prosecutors on Wednesday dismissed charges against two of his former students who were.. Seattle Times - Published
Afghan and Taliban sources confirm that a prisoner swap has successfully released American Kevin King and Australian Timothy Weeks, faculty at the American University in Kabul, in exchange for captured..
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran said American authorities are holding about 20 Iranian nationals in jail, its official news agency reported Tuesday, a day after Tehran said it was ready for more prisoner.. SeattlePI.com - Published
Rebels have said they will participate in a prisoner swap as part of the deal, but offered fewer Ukrainians that Kyiv asked for. Ukrainian President Zelenskiy said he was a "hostage" of a failed 2015.. Deutsche Welle - Published
(RFE/RL) — The United States and Taliban officials have announced a resumption of official negotiations for the first time since U.S. President Donald Trump abruptly halted talks three months ago to.. Eurasia Review - Published
After three years in a Tehran prison, Princeton graduate student Xiyue Wang is on his way home, in exchange for Iranian scientist Masoud Soleimani, who'd been arrested in the U.S. last year – part of.. CBS News - Published
A Chinese-American grad student is free after being imprisoned in Iran for three years. In a rare diplomatic breakthrough, the U.S and Iran exchanged prisoners in Switzerland. President Trump boasted.. CBS News - Published Also reported by •NPR •euronews
Watch VideoIran has freed an American graduate student who had been imprisoned in Tehran for more than three years on suspicion of being a spy.
Iran and the U.S. conducted a prisoner swap on.. Newsy - Published Also reported by •Daily Caller
In a year of heightened tensions between Iran and the United States that brought the longtime foes to the brink of military conflict, a swap of prisoners on Saturday was a rare act of cooperation. Reuters - Published
Iran and the US conducted a prisoner exchange Saturday that saw a detained Princeton scholar released for an Iranian scientist held by America, marking a rare diplomatic breakthrough between Tehran and.. France 24 - Published
Iran released the Chinese-American student Xiyue Wang on Saturday, with Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif confirming the US freed Iranian scientist Massoud Soleimani in return. Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The Age •Brisbane Times •Independent •USATODAY.com
Tehran: An Iranian held in the US and an American held in Iran have been freed, the two sides said Saturday, in an apparent prisoner swap at a time of heightened tensions. Tehran announced the release.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •CBC.ca
The United States and Iran swapped prisoners - a Chinese-American detained for three years on spying charges and an imprisoned Iranian - on Saturday in a rare act of cooperation between two longtime.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
The United States and Iran have agreed to a prisoner swap. Xiyue Wang, a Princeton University graduate student who was detained in Iran in 2016 and charged with spying, will be released. In exchange,.. CBS News - Published