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Stories with subject: Prisoner exchange
  • Mali's government releases rebels in exchange for soldiers 
    Updated: Oct-03-15 1:01 pm

    DAKAR, Senegal - Mali's government has exchanged 30 separatist rebels for the release of 16 soldiers, the government and a rebel group said Saturday, a move that shows progress after violence in August threatened to disrupt a peace accord.

  • Russia, Estonia exchange 2 prisoners on border bridge 
    Updated: Sep-26-15 10:54 am

    MOSCOW - Russia has exchanged an Estonian who had been convicted of espionage for a former Estonian policeman convicted of treason for passing state secrets to Moscow.

  • Rouhani, meeting editors, hopes for better US relations 
    Updated: Sep-25-15 4:57 pm

    UNITED NATIONS - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is holding out the possibility for improved relations with the United States if the international nuclear deal that has caused controversy in both the U.S. and Iran gets fully implemented later this year.

  • Man says wife who was arrested in China interrogated daily story has photos
    Updated: Sep-23-15 4:39 pm

    DALLAS - An American businesswoman arrested in China on claims she spied and stole state secrets is being held in solitary confinement and is interrogated at least once a day, her husband said Wednesday.