Boise Pastor Saeed Abedini and Jason Rezaian, The Washington Post's Tehran correspondent, are among four dual Iranian nationals freed by Iran as reported by the Fars News Agency.
Abedini and Rezaian are both Iranian-American citizens.
Saeed’s wife, Naghmeh Abedin has confirmed to media sources that she has spoken with her husband.
Seven Iranian prisoners held in the United States will be freed in exchange for the release of the four Iranian-American nationals.