The winner of the 2023 Nobel Peace Prize was announced on Friday by the Norwegian Nobel Committee.
For over two years, US and Iranian officials have been trying to figure out a prisoner swap through indirect negotiations, with Qatar acting as a mediator.
In recent years, talks to restore the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran resumed, but they’ve repeatedly been stalled.
Afghanistan and Iran share a border, but they aren’t on great terms.
Since the 1979 Islamic Revolution in Iran, women in the country have been legally required to cover their hair.
There have been years of bad relations between Saudi Arabia and Iran.
Thousands of students have gotten sick from the poisonings (some hospitalized), and one girl reportedly died.