Mehran Karimi Nasseri, Iranian refugee who inspired Spielberg’s film ‘The Terminal’, passes away

Mehran Karimi Nasseri

Mehran Karimi Nasseri, who was in a precarious diplomatic situation, moved into a small part of the Roissy Charles de Gaulle airport in 1988. His story served as the basis for the Tom Hanks-starring 2004 movie The Terminal. After receiving permission to reside in France, Mr. Nasseri returned there a few weeks ago, when he … Read more