Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Iranian foreign minister says US visa law ‘breaches nuclear deal’

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Wednesday that a new US bill tightening visa-free travel from Iran to the US would be tantamount to a breach of the nuclear deal reached in July between Tehran and six world powers if it turns into law.

According to the bill passed by Congress earlier this month and incorporated into a massive spending bill signed by President Barack Obama, people who have visited Iran or hold Iranian nationality will not be able to travel visa-free to the US.    (READ MORE)