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June 8, 2016 9:49 am

Iran Denies Visas to Congressmen Who Opposed Nuclear Deal

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The Iranian flag. Iran refused to grant visas to three US Congressmen. Photo: Wikipedia.

The Iranian flag. Iran refused to grant visas to three US Congressmen. Photo: Wikipedia.

Iran said Tuesday it would not grant visas to three US congressmen opposed to the nuclear deal, calling their request to monitor the accord a “publicity stunt.”

The three Republican lawmakers — Reps. Frank LoBiondo of New Jersey, Mike Pompeo of Kansas and Lee Zeldin of New York — all voted against the deal and are part of a GOP backlash against the pact negotiated by Democratic President Barack Obama’s administration. The accord limited Iran’s ability to enrich uranium in exchange for the lifting of crippling economic sanctions.

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