António Guterres

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  • Antonio Guterres 2022-08-02 19:08

    UN chief warns of “nuclear annihilation”

    The UN Secretary-General has warned that “geopolitical tensions reaching new highs” while some governments, in a false bid for peace and security, are spending “billions on nuclear weapons” has put “humanity” one misstep away from “nuclear annihilation”

  • Antonio Guterres 2022-06-28 21:47

    UN chief urges U.S. to lift sanctions based on JCPOA

    TEHRAN — In his 13th report submitted to the United Nations Security Council on Monday, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres urged the United States to lift the sanctions outlined in the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Human Rights 2022-06-21 21:43

    ‘UN report on human rights situation in Iran is unprofessional’

    TEHRAN— Following the submission of a report about human rights situation in Iran by UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Thursday, Iran’s High Council for Human Rights released a statement on Tuesday calling the UN interim report a “non-reflection of the country’s human rights developments and achievements.”

  • Amir Abdollahian-Guterres 2022-06-12 21:17

    Iran FM talks to UN chief, calls IAEA resolution hasty, politically-motivated

    TEHRAN- Iran's Foreign Minister has chastised the United States and its three European allies, the United Kingdom, France, and Germany, for filing an anti-Iranian resolution to the International Atomic Energy Agency's Board of Governors, calling the move “hasty and politically motivated”.

  • Amir Abdollahian 2022-05-07 21:47

    Iran FM to UN chief: U.S. must take ‘brave and realistic’ decision

    TEHRAN— Iran’s Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian has criticized the U.S. Senate bill against Iran, saying that the U.S. must make a “brave and realistic” decision in order to correct its past mistakes in efforts to revive the JCPOA, the official name for the 2015 nuclear agreement.

  • Guterres admits failure in Ukraine as West pumps more arms 2022-04-30 14:59

    Guterres admits failure in Ukraine as West pumps more arms

  • Guterres lauds Iran’s generosity for hosting Afghan refugees 2022-04-29 18:28

    Guterres admits failure in Ukraine as West pumps more arms 

    During the United Nation’s Secretary General’s visit to the Ukrainian capital Kyiv, Antonio Guterres admitted the UN Security Council has failed to go far enough in its efforts to "prevent and end" the war in Ukraine.

  • UN chief meets Putin in the Kremlin 2022-04-27 19:10

    Putin tells Guterres he still has hope for negotiated agreement with Ukraine

    Russian President Vladimir Putin told visiting UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres that he still hopes for negotiations to end the conflict in Ukraine.

  • Guterres 2022-04-20 18:13

    Guterres calls for Ukraine ceasefire amid warning over UN’s existence

    The United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has appealed to Russia and Ukraine to halt fighting as over 200 former UN officials sent a joint letter to the UN chief warning of the world body’s future existence if he does not personally intervene to end the war. 

  • Amir-Abdollahian 2022-04-03 21:24

    Iran FM discusses Yemen ceasefire, Vienna talks with UN chief

    TEHRAN — United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres spoke over the phone with Iran’s Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian, the Iranian Foreign Ministry announced on Sunday.

  • واکسیناسیون اتباع خارجی در مشهد 2022-03-30 10:43

    All refugees in Iran, even unauthorized ones, vaccinated: IRCS chief

    TEHRAN – The head of the Iranian Red Crescent Society has said all refugees in the country, even unauthorized ones, have been vaccinated against coronavirus.

  • Amir Abdollahian Germany 2022-02-19 21:39

    Munich Security Conference: Opportunity to clarify Iran’s strategy

    TEHRAN — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian arrived in Munich on Friday to participate at the annual Munich Security Conference (MSC).

  • Tourism has unique ability to promote peace everywhere: UNWTO chief 2022-02-19 19:30

    Tourism has unique ability to promote peace everywhere: UNWTO chief

    TEHRAN – World Tourism Organization secretary-general on Friday said tourism has a unique ability to promote peace between and among peoples everywhere.

  • As many of 30 people climb into one truck to drive three hours to the border with Pakistan, with single men in the back and families and children in the front. 2022-02-06 17:26

    Over a million Afghans have migrated to Iran in 4 months: report

    TEHRAN – From October through the end of January, more than a million Afghans have set off down one of two major migration routes into Iran, IRNA reported citing migration researchers quoted by The New York Times.

  • Guterres lauds Iran’s generosity for hosting Afghan refugees 2022-02-01 18:29

    Guterres lauds Iran’s generosity for hosting Afghan refugees

    TEHRAN – António Guterres, the Secretary-General of the United Nations, has praised Iran’s generosity which – for decades – has hosted millions of Afghans in need.

  • FM 2022-01-28 18:46

    Iran FM, UN chief hold phone talks

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian on Thursday exchanged views with United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on the developments in the West Asia region, including the latest situation in Yemen and Afghanistan, as well as the process of the Vienna talks.

  • Guterres 2021-12-14 21:21

    UN chief calls on U.S. to lift sanctions on Iran based on JCPOA

    TEHRAN — United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has called on the United States to lift or waiver the sanctions on Iran in accordance to the 2015 nuclear deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and UN Secretary General António Guterres 2021-11-30 19:08

    Iran has entered Vienna talks in good faith, Iran FM tells UN chief 

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and UN Secretary General António Guterres have held talks over the phone about regional and international issues including the developments in Afghanistan and the nuclear talks in Vienna.

  • Amir Abdollahian 2021-10-19 22:08

    Busy day for FM Amir Abdollahian

    TEHRAN — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian had a very busy day on Monday. He spoke with United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres and Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi.

  • Amir Abdollahian 2021-09-28 21:18

    An overview of Amir Abdollahian’s intensive talks in New York

    TEHRAN – New Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian and his diplomatic team spent five intensive working days in New York to elaborate on Iran's new foreign policy approaches.

  • Amir Abdollahian Guterres 2021-09-24 20:36

    Iran FM, UN chief consult on JCPOA

    TEHRAN — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres have discussed issues of mutual interest, including the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the United Nations Information Center reported on Thursday.

  • Antonio Guterres 2021-09-10 18:47

    Guterres urges “dialogue” with Taliban 

    TEHRAN- UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres pleaded with the international community to maintain a dialogue with the Taliban in Afghanistan, warning of an "economic collapse" in the country that could leave millions of Afghans dying as a consequence. 

  • António Guterres 2021-09-01 10:46

    UN chief announces readiness to cooperate with Iran

    TEHRAN — In a message to the Iranian president on Monday, the Secretary General of the United Nations congratulated Ayatollah Ebrahim Raisi on his presidency, saying the UN is willing to fully cooperate with the new Iranian administration.

  • Zarif 2021-07-30 21:47

    Zarif lambasts UN for inaction in face of U.S.-E3 blackmail

    TEHRAN — Six days prior to the inauguration ceremony of Iranian President-elect Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs published a letter by Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif to the secretary-general of the United Nations.

  • UN 2021-06-30 19:35

    UN chief urges U.S. to lift all sanctions on Iran

    TEHRAN - UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has urged the United States to remove all sanctions on Iran as agreed under a nuclear deal between Iran and world powers in 2015. 

  • Antonio Guterres 2021-06-21 17:21

    Yemen, Palestine slam UN Chief for excluding Saudis, Israel from children’s blacklist

    Yemen has strongly denounced the United Nations Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, for removing Saudi Arabia for the second year in a row from a blacklist of countries and groups responsible for harming children during conflicts.

  • Zarif 2021-06-09 22:14

    Zarif defends Iran’s voting privileges at UNGA

    TEHRAN – After the UN Secretary-General's threat that Iran will lose its voting rights at the United Nations General Assembly due to the arrears in the payment of its membership fees, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif wrote a letter to the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres informing him that the U.S. sanctions have blocked the payment of Iran’s membership fees.

  • Patients are treated at a hospital in Hajja in Yemen after an airstrike hit a wedding party. Photograph: Reuters 2021-03-03 19:01

    Zarif, UN chief call for peace talks on Yemen to end Saudi aggression 

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday called for the start of peace talks in Yemen in order to put an end to the protracted Saudi-led war and siege on the country.

  • UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Than 2021-03-03 18:58

    Guterres, Qatar FM hold talks on JCPOA

    TEHRAN - In a phone conversation on Tuesday, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres spoke with Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani discussing the 2015 nuclear deal – JCPOA - between Iran and 5+1 nations as well as Doha's efforts to revive the agreement.

  • Antonio Guterres 2021-01-29 11:43

    UN chief calls for U.S., Iran to revitalize nuclear deal

    UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called on Thursday for the United States and Iran to work together to break their current stalemate on the international nuclear accord but said he did not expect a quick outcome.