Jason Rezaian


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HFPA journalist Silvia Bizio sat down to talk to Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian to discuss his experience as a foreign correspondent in Tehran from 2012 until he and his wife were charged with espionage by the Iranian government in 2014 and subsequently incarcerated for 544 days. They also discuss the couple's release in 2016, the challenges of reporting about a culture without living in it, how exploring food can inform on culture, and more.

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