I am glad she was released. Whatever violation she was guilty of, the punishment way exceeded the crime. I hope other prisoners will eventually be released as well.Sources tell @CBSNews
that news reports that the US proposed a 2-for-1 swap (Griner & Wheelan / Bout) were incorrect, and that in fact, the US had offered a 2-for-2. The Russians insisted on 1-for-1.
Brittney Griner arrives in U.S. following her release by Russia in prisoner swap for arms dealer Viktor BoutHer plane landed in San Antonio, Texas. Griner was freed from Russia in exchange for notorious international arms dealer Viktor Bout.www.cbsnews.com