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White House: U.S. Will Not Issue Visa To Iran's U.N. Envoy Pick

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 06.11.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a rare diplomatic rebuke, the United States has blocked Iran's controversial pick for envoy to the United Nations, a move that ...

White House Makes Clear To Iran: U.N. Ambassador Choice 'Not Viable'

Reuters | Posted 06.08.2014 | Politics

(Adds background on U.S. ability to deny visas to diplomats, Iranian comment, paragraphs 6 and 12) WASHINGTON, April 8 (Reuters) - The...

Joshua Hersh

Democratic Senators Buck White House, Threaten To Blow Up Iran Talks

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sens. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) and Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) are threatening to push the United States toward war with Iran, circulating and plann...

White House Makes Public Plea For Missing Ex-FBI Agent

AP | Posted 01.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House on Tuesday made a holiday appeal to Iran to return a retired FBI agent and two other Americans being held in the c...

White House: Shutdown Puts Iran Sanctions At Risk

AP | Posted 10.04.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is warning that the U.S. sanctions against Iran may suffer because of the partial government shutdow...

White House Prepared To Talk 1-On-1 With Iran

AP | MATTHEW DALY | Posted 12.20.2012 | World

WASHINGTON — The White House says it is prepared to talk one-on-one with Iran to find a diplomatic settlement to the impasse over Tehran's repor...

White House: Iran Engaged In 'Malignant Behavior'

Reuters | Posted 07.31.2012 | World

WASHINGTON, May 31 (Reuters) - The White House on Thursday accused Iran of "malignant behavior" for propping up Syrian President Bashar al-Assad an...

Ahmadinejad Is 'Elected Leader' Of Iran: White House

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — White House spokesman Robert Gibbs says Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is "the elected leader" of the Islamic republic. Gib...