On Sunday, after a delay, Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian and two other Americans, released by Iran as part of a prisoner exchange deal, left Tehran on an airplane, the Post reports. The fourth American prisoner, whose detention seems not to have been reported before yesterday, did not join them.
Whether Nosratollah Khosravi-Roodsari, about whom practically nothing is known—he has only been described as a “businessman”—intended to remain in Iran, or was simply traveling separately, is unclear.
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Update – 12:10 pm