WNBA star and two-time Olympic gold medalist Brittney Griner faces up to 10 years in prison in Russia. Photo: EPA-EFE
WNBA star and two-time Olympic gold medalist Brittney Griner faces up to 10 years in prison in Russia. Photo: EPA-EFE

Blinken says US offered Russia ‘substantial’ deal to free Americans Brittney Griner, Paul Whelan

  • Washington has offered Moscow a deal to release two US citizens detained in Russia, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said
  • Blinken said he plans to soon speak to Russia’s Sergey Lavrov for the first time since the war in Ukraine began

WNBA star and two-time Olympic gold medalist Brittney Griner faces up to 10 years in prison in Russia. Photo: EPA-EFE
WNBA star and two-time Olympic gold medalist Brittney Griner faces up to 10 years in prison in Russia. Photo: EPA-EFE
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