Atheist Richard Dawkins has been 'no-platformed' by a US radio station after they discovered his 'abusive speech' against Islam.
Rouhani says his threats are a direct response to the United States placing new sanctions on Iran last month.
The university has been accused of failing to follow 'the most basic tenets of academic and intellectual freedom of enquiry'.
Staff at the hotel where the incident occurred administered CPR for 20 minutes before his pulse returned.
The Satanic Temple's founder said that the group had been prepared to sue if the application was denied.