Americans Taken Hostage In Iraq

Diplomatic triumph or travesty, America’s relationship with one of its most intractable foes took two giant leaps forward this weekend when Iran released four Americans in a prisoner swap after locking in last summer’s nuclear deal and receiving some $100 billion in sanctions relief. News also out of Iraq, where the U.S.

Embassy in Baghdad confirms that “several” Americans are missing after local media reported that three Americans had been kidnapped in the Iraqi capital.

ABC’s Tom Rivers has the latest on both developments, including the status of the Americans released in the exchange with Iran.