U.S. denies visas for 20 Iranian government officials

The United States has denied visas to about 20 Iranian government officials hoping to attend next week’s United Nations General Assembly, including two ministers, Iran’s Fars news agency reported on Saturday. Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, a regular at the assembly since he took office in 2005

Lebanon PM Hariri in Turkey

After meeting with Prime Minister Saad Hariri in Ankara on Sunday, Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu said “Monday will be a historic turning point in Lebanese-Turkish relations, as several ministers from both countries will meet in what resembles a joint cabinet session presided over by two prime ministers.” Davutoğlu said Lebanon and Turkey will sign […]