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Congressman Jeff Duncan displays pictures of Saeed Abedini, Amir Hekmati, Jason Rezaian and Robert Levinson during a House Committee on Foreign Affairs hearing in Washington, D.C. on July 28, 2015. Abedini, Hekmati and Rezaian were freed this weekend as part of a prisoner swap; Levinson's location remains unknown. Anadolu Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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A man reads a flier with a photo of U.S. Marine veteran Amir Hekmati on May 19, 2014, during a vigil held in Lafayette Park across from the White House in Washington, D.C. The vigil was held on the 1,000th day of Amir's imprisonment in Iran. Hekmati was set to be released Saturday as part of a prisoner exchange. Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Ali Rezaian, brother of Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian — who has now been imprisoned in Iran for 500 days — brings a petition to the Iranian Mission to the United Nations calling for his brother's immediate release. Andrew Burton/Getty Images hide caption

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With Jason Rezaian Jailed For 500 Days, His Brother Visits Iran's Mission At U.N.

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Ali Rezaian, brother of imprisoned Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian, speaks by a picture of Jason and his mother on June 2. A verdict has been reached in Jason Rezaian's case, an Iranian official says, but it's not clear what the verdict is. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Washington Post Iranian-American journalist Jason Rezaian, seen here with his wife, Yeganeh Salehi, has been held prisoner since he was arrested in Tehran last July. On Thursday, a powerful Iranian politician said of a potential prisoner swap, "That's one way." EPA/Landov hide caption

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Speaker Of Iran's Parliament Suggests Prisoner Swap For Rezaian, Other Americans

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The Washington Post's Jason Rezaian and his wife, Yeganeh Salehi, during a news conference in Tehran, Iran, on Sept. 10, 2013. They were arrested in July 2014. Salehi has since been freed. Rezaian had his third court hearing Monday. EPA /Landov hide caption

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A 2013 photo shows Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian and his wife, Yeganeh Salehi, a correspondent for the Abu Dhabi-based newspaper The National. Both of them were in an Iranian court Tuesday. Vahid Salemi/AP hide caption

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