Iranian President and Foreign Minister receive US visas

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (OBSERVATORY) — Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif received visas to participate in the UN General Assembly, told RIA the press secretary of the Iranian Permanent Mission to the United Nations, Alireza Miryousefi.

“Yes, they got visas,” he said, answering a question.

According to him, Zarif will arrive in New York on Friday, and Rouhani on Monday.

Earlier, the Iranian media, without providing a source of information, reported that Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani and his delegation, including the Foreign Minister, may not attend the UN General Assembly, as he still does not have a visa.


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