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Viktor Bout, Russian arms dealer, at center of possible prisoner swap
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Viktor Bout, Russian arms dealer, at center of possible prisoner swap

Viktor Bout, Russian arms dealer, at center of possible prisoner swap - CBS News Watch CBS News Secretary of State Antony Blinken said he urged Russia's foreign minister to accept a "substantial proposal" for the release of WNBA star Brittney Griner and former U.S. Marine Paul Whelan. Blinken has not confirmed U.S. media reports that the offer on the table includes convicted Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout. Catherine Herridge reports. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not Now Turn On ...
U.S. offers Russia deal for Brittney Griner and Paul Whelan
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U.S. offers Russia deal for Brittney Griner and Paul Whelan

U.S. offers Russia deal for Brittney Griner and Paul Whelan - CBS News Watch CBS News The U.S. has made a "substantial proposal" to Russia aimed at securing the release of WNBA star Brittney Griner and former U.S. Marine Paul Whelan, Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Wednesday. The U.S. has not said who it was willing to trade, but Russia has long sought the release of Viktor Bout. Caitlin Huey-Burns has more details. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not Now Turn On ...