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Reprinted 10:55 AM PT – Wednesday, April 27, 2022
Trevor Reed, a Russian -based Marine, was sold to a US -based Russian citizen. After lengthy talks on Wednesday, Russia’s foreign minister said the U.S. had agreed to return a Russian pilot serving a 20 -year federal prison sentence in Connecticut for smuggling cocaine to the U.S. His name is Konstantin Yaroshenko.
It was reported that the two prisoners had been transferred to an undisclosed location in Europe. This comes after Reed was convicted in 2019 of accusing a Russian official of being drunk in prison.
Welcome home to Texan & Marine veteran Trevor Reed after he was unjustly imprisoned by the Putin government. GREAT when you get home !!
– Ronny Jackson (@RonnyJacksonTX) April 27, 2022
Analysts see the dramatic nature of the period of diplomatic change.
“Relations between the United States and Russia have been at their lowest ebb for many years due to Russia’s war with Ukraine, so the agreement between these two parties is clear. second world power, ”said Eric Tucker from the Associated Press. “So their ability to make some kind of agreement and come to some kind of decision is amazing and amazing.”
The replacements come with WNBA star Brittney Griner and Russian -held professional security guard Paul Whelan.
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Trevor Reed was released in Russia for exile
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