Photographer accompanying the President of Iran to travel to the UN General Assembly session, he fled, and seeks asylum in the U.S. - the U.S. media reported, citing information from the lawyer who represents the fugitive.
Photographer president of Iran, Khanban Gol Hassan, the last few days accompanied by Ahmadinejad during his visit to New York. New York lawyer Paul O'Dwyer fugitive only casually informed that his client is trying to get political asylum in the United States.
It is not known when the photographer is detached from the delegation and why he decided to escape. It is not known his Location.
U.S. media inquiries addressed to Iran's representative to the United Nations went unanswered. So far there is no official comment from Iran.
Escape photographer for Ahmadinejad will bring further worries. Last week, in Iran, in the absence of the president, arrested one of his closest advisers. Ali Akbar Javanfekr was brought to the prison, where he has spent six months. It is a punishment for allegedly insulting Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. This is another blow to the president and his environment by his environment hostile religious leaders of Iran.