Putin pardons Israeli Naama Issachar

Israeli woman held in Russian prison to return home with Prime Minsiter Netanyahu tomorrow.

Russian President Vladimir Putin pardoned Naama Issachar Wednesday, clearing the way for her to return to Israel.

The 26-year-old was arrested in April and sentenced in October to 7 1/2 years in a Russian prison for carrying a small amount of hashish on a transit flight via Moscow.

She will fly back with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu when he departs from Russia tomorrow.

Putin pardons Naama Issachar
Putin pardons Naama Issachar