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December 23, 2015

VICE News: Iran Says New US Travel Restrictions Could Violate Nuclear Deal

The issue is particularly sensitive for dual-Iranian citizens, many of whom are Iranian citizens by birth — a Frenchman or Englishwoman with an Iranian father, for example, is automatically granted Iranian citizenship. A number of American advocacy groups, including the ACLU and the National Iranian American Council, have also called the statute discriminatory, since it could effectively restrict travel to the US based on national origin.

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