WNBA star Brittney Griner is free after the Biden administration negotiated her release from a Russian penal colony in exchange for an arms dealer, according to a senior administration official.
Moments ago I spoke to Brittney Griner.
She is safe.
She is on a plane.
She is on her way home. pic.twitter.com/FmHgfzrcDT
— President Biden (@POTUS) December 8, 2022