Iranians freed in Obama’s nuclear deal posed national security threat, says report(FOX NEWS)

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President Obama’s controversial release last year of seven prisoners with ties to Iran was presented as a good will gesture linked to the larger nuclear deal with the Islamic Republic, but a new report claims some of those released were deemed threats to national security.

The agreement which freed the U.S. prisoners was part of a flurry of related deals that unfroze more than $100 billion in Iranian assets and brought home five Americans held by Tehran. But Politico, in an exhaustive report, claims there was more to what President Obama presented as a “one-time gesture” of releasing prisoners  described as businessmen convicted of or awaiting trial for mere “sanctions-related offenses, violations of the trade embargo.”CONTINUE READING HERE

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