Reports: U.S. gave Iran $400M on same day hostages freed

August 3, 2016 10:53 AM

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On the same day that four American hostages were released by Iran, an airplane carrying $400 million worth of currency arrived in Tehran, courtesy of the Obama administration, according to published reports.

The four hostages — which included a Washington Post reporter — were freed on Jan. 17 and at the time Revolutionary Guard Gen. Reza Naghdi boasted that Washington had bowed to pressure from Tehran.

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