Iran seeks support for Syria ceasefire plan at NAM summit

Iran will ask developing nations attending a summit there to back its call for a ceasefire in Syria, an official said on Wednesday, as Tehran seeks to be seen as a peacemaker in a region where its Arab neighbors often view it with suspicion. Iran says the 120-nation Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) summit in its capital […]

Iran suspends visa-free entry for Turks ahead of summit

Iran has suspended until at least the end of the month visa-free entry for nationals of Turkey and eight other countries, citing its hosting of a Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) summit, the Mehr news agency reported Saturday. Turkish media have highlighted the suspension, which came amid heightened tensions between Iran and Turkey over opposing stances on […]