- Friday, 11 April 2014 19:25
AP: In a rare diplomatic rebuke, the United States will not grant a visa to Tehran's controversial pick for envoy to the United Nations, the Obama administration said Friday. White House spokesman Jay Carney said: "Our position is that we will not be issuing him a visa."
- Thursday, 10 April 2014 12:26
The Telegraph: An Iranian diplomat that America is refusing to accept as Tehran’s next ambassador to the United Nations was implicated in the death of an Iranian dissident in Rome in the 1990s, court documents obtained by The Daily Telegraph reveal.
- Sunday, 06 April 2014 22:04
Reuters: An Iranian suspected of helping kidnap a British-Iranian businessman in Dubai has been arrested in Thailand and deported to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), an official source familiar with the matter said on Sunday.
- Saturday, 05 April 2014 07:35
The Hill: House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-Calif.) on Thursday said the United States should deny a visa to Iran’s new ambassador to the United Nations. A number of lawmakers have voiced the same concern this week over Abutalebi.
- Wednesday, 02 April 2014 07:23
New York Daily News: The Iranian companies that own a Midtown office tower worth more than $500 million must forfeit the building to people who successfully sued Iran for damages over terrorist attacks, including 9/11, a judge has ruled.