Jason Rezaian, a journalist for the Washington Post, has been imprisoned for the past year in Iran and is currently on trial for âespionage and three other serious crimes, including âcollaborating with hostile governmentsâ and âpropaganda against the establishment.ââ
Heâs also one of people Major Garrett referred to being held on âtrumped up chargesâ that got President Obama so angry when questioned about it last week:
Well today during a speech at the VFW, the president totally butcheredÂ Jason Rezaianâs name while demanding his release. Check it out:
The Washington Post has written that President Obama needs to work harder to secureÂ Rezaianâs release, but weâre not sure todayâs flub is what they had in mind.