Washington, Apr 29 (ANI): Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, the controversial President of Iran is scheduled to visit New York for an upcoming nuclear conference.
Ahmadinejad's anti-America fulminations are well known. He is also infamous for denying that the holocaust ever took place.
During Ahmadinejad's previous visit to New York, Manhattan residents had staged demonstrations and held up traffic causing inconvenience.
Iran has applied at the US Embassy in Switzerland for a US Visa for its delegation reports The Telegraph.
The UN meeting on the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, held every five years, will last through May 28. It will be a pivotal event for the US who is looking to slap a new round of UN sanctions against Iran's nuclear programmes. (ANI)