Who could be part of a US-Russia prisoner exchange?

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Moscow (AFP) – The drug smuggling conviction in Russia of US basketball star Brittney Griner has again raised the question of potential prisoner exchanges between Moscow and Washington. Russia said Friday it was “ready” for talks on a swap, so who are the potential prisoners involved? Brittney GrinerGriner was on Thursday sentenced to nine years in a Russian penal colony and ordered to pay a fine of one million rubles ($16,590) for possessing and smuggling narcotics. She was arrested at a Moscow airport in February for possessing vape cartridges with cannabis oil. The arrest came just days b…

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