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Hostage diplomacy works too well for Iran to stop

On Monday, a US judge awarded an American journalist previously imprisoned in Iran nearly $180 million in compensation for his 18-month ordeal. Jason Rezaian was a reporter for The Washington Post in Tehran when he was arrested in 2014 and detained in Evin Prison on espionage charges. He was released in 2016. The ruling said […]