Russia Is Open to Talks on Brittney Griner Prisoner Swap, Kremlin Official Says

A senior Kremlin official said Moscow is ready to discuss a prisoner swap with Washington that people familiar with the matter could say would include US basketball star Brittney Griner and former Marine Paul Whelan for one in the US imprisoned Russian arms dealers could be exchanged

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov’s comments at a news conference in Cambodia came a day after a Russian court sentenced Ms Griner to nine years in prison after she pleaded guilty and was convicted of charges that she had brought a marijuana product into the country . The US claims Ms Griner was wrongly imprisoned.

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