Blinken Praises Brittney Griner’s ‘Strength And Resilience’ After Prisoner Swap

Blinken Praises Brittney Griner’s 'Strength And Resilience' After Prisoner Swap

Secretary of State Antony Blinken praised Brittney Griner’s “strength and resilience” following her release from Russian custody in a high-profile exchange with Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout. Blinken went on to say that the U.S. is still working to secure the release of U.S. citizen Paul Whelan from a Russian prison.

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