‘No budget for that’: Iran hostages forced to buy own plane tickets home
President Obama paid a $400 million ransom to Iran for the release of four American hostages, but apparently refused to foot the bill for their plane tickets home.
State Department spokesman John Kirby recently confirmed that a $400 million payment to Iran was contingent on the release of four American prisoners, effectively exposing the president’s lie to the American public weeks earlier that “we did not pay ransom,” the New York Post reported in August.
But what Kirby didn’t reveal is that after the Iranian captors released the four American hostages in January and the U.S. government flew them to a German hospital, they were essentially abandoned by their country, according to Fox Business Network. – READ MORE