Should U.S. Swap Notorious Russian Arms Dealer for WBNA Star Brittney Griner?

August 1, 2022

Former President Trump is condemning the proposed prisoner swap. WNBA star Brittney Griner and former U.S Marine Paul Whelan would be exchanged for the notorious Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout, nicknamed the merchant of death. But some people are all for the trade, including former Marine Trevor Reed, who was released in April after spending nearly three years captive in a Russian prison on what many say was a bogus charge.