Iran releases US citizens held as prisoners

Iran’s judiciary announced that Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian along with three other US citizens held in Iranian jails have been released this morning as part of a prisoner swap.

 

Seven Iranian prisoners will be swapped in exchanged for the four US prisoners.

 

Jason Rezaian, Amir Hekmati and Saeed Abedini were named as three of the four US citizens to be released.

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