How significant is the US-Iran prisoner swap deal? | Inside Story

A rare agreement between two nations long at odds on nearly all fronts. Two years of delicate negotiations brokered by Qatar bore fruit on Monday – with inmates released by both sides. So does this deal signal a new dawn in relations? Or is it just a one-off? Presenter: Mohammed Jamjoom Guests: Foad Izadi, American Studies Department head, University of Tehran, specialist in US-Iran relations. Roxane Farmanfarmaian, lecturer in Modern Middle East Politics, University of Cambridge, Middle East Security specialist. Scott Lucas, Professor of US and International Relations, University College Dublin, Founder/ Editor of online news site E-A Worldview. Subscribe to our channel Follow us on Twitter Find us on Facebook Check our website: Check out our Instagram page: Download AJE Mobile App: #UnitedStates #Iran #IranUSPrisonerSwap #SiamakNamazi #FortBelvoir #AlJazeeraEnglish
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