Saturday, March 17, 2007

Iran in the News

Iran in the News

"Do not grant, O LORD, the desires of the wicked; Do not further his wicked scheme, Lest they be exalted." (Psalm 140:8)

1. Ahmadinejad will get visa for U.N. trip - AP

The U.S. will approve Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's request for a visa so he can visit the U.N.

2. Iran President Ahmadinejad Plans Trip To New York City/UN next week - Drudge Report

Iran has requested visas for more than 25 'security agents' for this trip. Iranians want to fly in a private plane and leave a large group in the plane at JFK airport who will not pass through US customs.

3. Iran develops new air defence system - AFP

The Iranian military has developed a new air defence system with a boosted ability to hit targets by firing two missiles simultaneously, state radio said on Friday.