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  4/12/2014, Nissan 12, 5774

Iran: Barring Our Ambassador is 'Regrettable'


Iran said on Friday that it “regretted” the United States’ decision not to issue a visa to Tehran’s choice as its next UN ambassador, but noted that the decision would not affect the nuclear talks currently underway between Iran and six world powers.

The U.S. decision to not issue a visa to Hamid Aboutalebi is "regrettable," a spokesman for Iran's mission to the United Nations said on Friday, according to the Reuters news agency.

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