Nikki Haley calls on Biden admin to deny Iranian president visa after assassination plots


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FIRST ON FOX: Former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley is calling on the Biden administration to deny a visa for the Iranian president to travel to attend the United Nations General Assembly next month — after it emerged that Iranian operatives had plotted to kill top U.S. officials.

Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi is seeking a visa to attend the gathering of world leaders in New York next month. But after the Justice Department announced charges against an Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) member for an alleged plot to kill former national security advisor John Bolton, Haley says that request must be denied.

“The world’s leading state sponsor of terror attempted to assassinate American officials inside our country,” Haley said in a statement to Fox News Digital. “Under no circumstances should the Biden administration allow…

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