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In this photo taken on April 11, 2013, Jason Rezaian, right, an Iranian-American correspondent for the Washington Post, and his wife Yeganeh Salehi, an Iranian correspondent for the Abu Dhabi-based daily newspaper The National, smile as they attend a presidential campaign of President Hassan Rouhani in Tehran, Iran. (Vahid Salemi/AP)
In this photo taken on April 11, 2013, Jason Rezaian, right, an Iranian-American correspondent for the Washington Post, and his wife Yeganeh Salehi, an Iranian correspondent for the Abu Dhabi-based daily newspaper The National, smile as they attend a presidential campaign of President Hassan Rouhani in Tehran, Iran. (Vahid Salemi/AP)
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Three of the Americans released by Iran over the weekend are in Germany for medical evaluation. They include Jason Rezaian, the Washington Post reporter who was held for more than a year.

Their release came as the deal to curb Iran's nuclear program in exchange for sanctions relief was implemented. Here & Now's Robin Young turns to security analyst Jim Walsh to put it all into perspective.

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This segment aired on January 18, 2016.

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