Reactions to Abedini's release

Posted at 12:32 PM, Jan 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-16 20:54:50-05

After Iranian State Television announced on Saturday the release of four U.S. prisoners, including Pastor Saeed Abedini, many, including presidential candidates, took to social media to express their views of the news.

Naghmeh Abedini posted on her Facebook page:


It is confirmed: Saeed is released!!!

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Saturday, January 16, 2016

Marco Rubio tweeted:

Gov. Mike Huckabee tweeted:

Idaho GOP also tweeted: