PBS NewsHour

White House offers Russia deal to release American prisoners

Clip: 07/27/2022 | 9m 12s | Video has closed captioning.

The U.S. is now offering to trade prisoners with Russia to bring home basketball star Brittney Griner and Paul Whelan, a former U.S. Marine from Michigan. Michael McFaul, former U.S. ambassador to Russia during the Obama administration, and Jonathan Franks, a crisis management specialist who worked to free a former U.S. Marine from Russia earlier this year, join Amna Nawaz to discuss.

Aired: 07/27/22

Rating: NR

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