Taiwan and China have conducted rare talks on exchanging intelligence agents jailed on each side, in a further sign of warming ties between the former rivals, local media reported on Monday.
An Iranian scientist, who returned
home last week, has said that they had pressed him to agree to be
exchanged in a "spy" swap for three US hikers in custody in
Two of the four Russians expelled
from the country in a historic spy swap are in a hotel
somewhere outside London with no British visas.
With the conclusion of the biggest spy swap since the Cold War, the US has defused a thorny problem.
US Vice President Joe Biden has said America definitely got a "good deal" in the US-Russia spy swap.
Russia and the US on Friday dramatically swapped 10 Russians spies for 4 American agents.
The 10 Russian spies were deported from the US following a swap agreed by Moscow and Washington.
The US and Russia sealed the most sensational spy swap since the height of the Cold War.
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai