#detainee

  1. 🟡 Latest War on Gaza news roundup: 🟡 Palestinians, including women and babies, were killed “execution style” in a school in the Jabalia refugee camp after Israeli soldiers attacked, local media said. Several dead bodies were found decomposed, many of them with bullet holes in the
  2. Biden thanks Qatar's emir for mediation in freeing Americans from Iran -Amiri Diwan

    CAIRO (Reuters) -U.S. President Joe Biden called Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani to thank him for Doha's mediation that resulted in the release of a number of Americans from Iran, the Amiri Diwan said on Tuesday. "During the call, the strategic relations between the t
  3. Analysis-Qatar pursues US-Iranian nuclear steps after detainee swap

    By: Samia Nakhoul, Andrew Mills and Parisa Hafezi By Samia Nakhoul, Andrew Mills and Parisa Hafezi (Reuters) - Qatar wants to capitalise on a U.S.-Iranian detainee deal that it mediated during months of delicate diplomacy to find common ground on a more intractable issue between t
  4. U.S. prisoners freed from Iran make emotional return home after swap deal

    By: Andrew Mills, Humeyra Pamuk and Parisa Hafezi By Andrew Mills, Humeyra Pamuk and Parisa Hafezi DOHA/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Five Americans freed from Iran made an emotional return to the United States on Tuesday ending their imprisonment "nightmare", a day after they were swapped
  5. Timeline: U.S.-Iran relations from 1953 coup to 2023 detainee swap deal

    DUBAI (Reuters) - The United States and Iran are to free five detainees each under an exchange agreement that also involves the transfer of $6 billion of unfrozen Iranian assets from South Korea to accounts in Qatar. The deal removes one major irritant between Iran and the U.S., w
  6. Factbox-Iranian-U.S. detainees involved in swap, fund release

    DUBAI (Reuters) - The United States and Iran will each free five people they each hold under an exchange agreement that also involves the transfer of $6 billion unfrozen Iranian assets from South Korea. Following are the U.S. citizens imprisoned in Iran who will be released under