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ATLANTA (AP) — After an Iranian scientist was released over the weekend as part of a prisoner exchange, federal prosecutors on Wednesday dismissed charges..
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TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran said American authorities are holding about 20 Iranian nationals in jail, its official news agency reported Tuesday, a day after..
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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..
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Comments by Iranian foreign minister come two days after US and Iran exchange prisoners in a rare act of cooperation.
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"After getting our hostage back this week, fully ready for comprehensive prisoner exchange," Zarif said.
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Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday the Islamic republic is ready for a full prisoner exchange with the United States, tweeting: "The..
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"After getting our hostage back this week, fully ready for comprehensive prisoner exchange," Zarif said.
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Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday Iran is ready for a full prisoner exchange with the United States, tweeting: "The ball is in the US’..
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The U.S. and Iran conducted a prisoner swap over the weekend. NPR's Steve Inskeep talks to national security adviser Robert O'Brien who played a pivotal role in..
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(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..
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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..
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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..
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President Trump said on Saturday that Xiyue Wang, an American held in an Iranian prison, has been released. The release was secured with help from the Swiss..
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The US and Iran swapped prisoners in a rare act of co-operation, with American graduate student Xiyue Wang exchanged for Iranian scientist Massoud Soleimani.
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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.

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The US and Iran swapped prisoners in a rare act of co-operation, with American graduate student Xiyue Wang exchanged for Iranian scientist Massoud Soleimani.
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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..
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'The highest priority of the United States is the safety and well-being of its citizens.'
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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..
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Iran released the Chinese-American student Xiyue Wang on Saturday, with Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif confirming the US freed Iranian scientist Massoud..
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Tehran continues to hold British citizens including dual nationals Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and Aras Amiri
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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..
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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..
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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..
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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..
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A Chinese-American detained in Iran for three years on spying charges was freed and an imprisoned Iranian was released by Washington in return, U.S. President..
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An American graduate student who has been held prisoner in Iran for more than three years was released on Saturday, the White House said.
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The prisoner swap took place at a time of particularly strained relations between the longtime foes.
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Xiyue Wang was jailed in Iran in 2016 while Massoud Soleimani was arrested at a US airport last year.
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A Chinese-American detained in Iran for three years on spying charges was freed and an imprisoned Iranian was released by Washington in return, President Donald..
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Iran's foreign minister has said that a Chinese-American student detained in Iran will soon be reunited with his family, while an imprisoned Iranian scientist..
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Xiyue Wang was a graduate student at Princeton who had been sentenced to 10 years in prison on two charges of espionage that U.S. officials have called..
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KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s new president says he believes an international summit taking place next week will help achieve a lasting cease-fire in the..
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American student freed in prisoner swap after three years in Iran jail
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Xiyue Wang was a graduate student at Princeton who had been sentenced to 10 years in prison on two charges of espionage that U.S. officials have called..
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A top Ukrainian presidential aide on Thursday said Ukraine would wall off the rest of the country from occupied territories if Russia failed to agree to a..
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SYDNEY (AP) — An Australian teacher held captive with an American colleague by the Taliban for more than three years believes U.S. special forces tried and..
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President Donald Trump made an unannounced Thanksgiving visit to U.S. troops in Afghanistan on Thursday, his first trip to the country since becoming president..
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SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The International Committee of the Red Cross says over a hundred rebel prisoners released by the Saudi-led coalition have returned to..
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MOSCOW (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in Moscow says it won’t be looking for a prisoner swap with Russia for an American jailed on spying charges. Instead, it said..
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The United States rejected on Wednesday a suggestion it seek a prisoner swap involving a former U.S. Marine jailed in Russia for nearly a year over spying..
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Coalition spokesman says move aimed at paving way for larger, long-delayed prisoner swap agreed upon last year.
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A Ukrainian film-maker freed in a prisoner swap after four years in a Russian jail warned Europe against growing friendly with Moscow as he received an EU human..
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BRUSSELS (AP) — A year after he won Europe’s top human rights award, Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov has finally picked up the prize, following his release..
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(MENAFN - Palestine News Network) The Palestinian Islamic Resistance Movement, Hamas, has denied reports regarding progress relating to the potential prisoner..
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Two Western hostages were released after three Taliban prisoners landed in Qatar as part of a prisoner swap deal.
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Ukraine's PM has deflected questions about a prisoner swap with Russia that may affect the MH17 investigation.
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Watch VideoTwo U.S. service members were killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan on Wednesday.

The U.S. military is investigating the crash, but..
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(MENAFN - Khaama Press) The Taliban group released the two Western professors and ten Afghan soldiers hours after the Afghan government freed three high level..
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Three Taliban commanders have been released on Tuesday, by the Afghan government as part of a prisoner swap involving two Western hostages. Reportedly, the..
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The Taliban on Tuesday freed an American and an Australian held hostage since 2016 in exchange for three top Taliban figures — a move that the insurgent group..
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Australian Timothy Weeks and American Kevin King have been released by the Taliban as part of a stalled hostage swap deal.
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Watch Part 1 of "CBS This Morning": Four officials are testifying Tuesday in the public impeachment hearings. Also, an American and Australian were freed in a..
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Australian Timothy Weeks and American Kevin King have been released by the Taliban as part of a stalled hostage swap deal.
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The Afghan Taliban released American and Australian university professors held hostage for more than three years on Tuesday, Afghan, U.S. and Australian..
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Taliban insurgents released two Western hostages - Kevin King from the United States and Timothy Weeks from Australia - on Tuesday in a prisoner exchange deal..
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Three high-ranking Taliban prisoners have been swapped for American and Australian men who had been held hostage by the insurgent group since their abduction in..
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The Taliban kidnapped American Kevin King in 2016, along with Timothy Weeks, an Australian national, outside the American University of Afghanistan.
 
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The Taliban handed two Western hostages over to US forces in southern Afghanistan Tuesday, three years after they were abducted, in a successful swap for three..
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Deal designed to kickstart peace talks with the US after Camp David debacle
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Security forces have "obliterated" Islamic State (IS) militants in Afghanistan, President Ashraf Ghani said on Tuesday, hours after a prisoner swap with Taliban..
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A look back at what we've been covering on "CBS This Morning."
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A Russian lawyer for Paul Whelan, a former U.S. Marine held in Moscow on spying charges, urged the United States and other countries on Tuesday to push for a..
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Two hostages, including an American, were freed overnight in a rare prisoner swap with the Taliban. The men had been held captive for more than three years...
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The Afghan Taliban released American and Australian university professors held hostage for more than three years on Tuesday, Afghan government officials said,..
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Australian Timothy Weeks and American Kevin King have been released by the Taliban as part of a stalled hostage swap deal.
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An American and an Australian have been freed in Afghanistan as part of a prisoner swap with the Taliban. It could be a sign of movement on peace negotiations.
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Afghanistan has freed three Taliban figures in exchange for the release of two Western hostages. Officials hope the exchange will help rekindle peace talks with..
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