U.S. citizen Amir Hekmati has been imprisoned in Iran for four years on what the State Department calls “false espionage charges.” John Kerry is now demanding that Iran release Hekmati:

Why didn’t the Obama administration’s master negotiators tie prisoner release to the Iran deal?

Last month, the Obama administration was asked why this wasn’t part of the Iran deal, and the WH unbelievably responded that they didn’t want prisoner release tied to a deal that may or may not be reached.

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