UN General Assembly

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  • Rouhani 2019-09-25 12:28

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Decoding Iranian president plan entitled “Hormuz Peace initiative”

    TEHRAN - While, only few days left until President Hassan Rouhani’s speech at the UN, world media has begun to speculate about the content of his remarks by offering various analyzes. 

  • Trump in the UN general assembly 2019-09-24 22:54

    Trump threatens to tighten US sanctions against Iran

    US President Donald Trump has threatened to tighten sanctions against Iran during his third address to the United Nations, accusing the Islamic Republic of “menacing behavior” in the Middle East.

  • U.S. not entitled to bar Zarif from UNGA, Foreign Ministry says 2019-09-02 20:06

    U.S. not entitled to bar Zarif from UNGA, Foreign Ministry says

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi has said the United States has no right to deny entry to Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif for the upcoming session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York.

  • zarif 2018-12-03 19:34

    Zarif, Haniyeh discuss U.S. draft resolution against Hamas

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh held a phone conversation on Monday discussing latest developments in Palestine including the U.S. draft resolution against Hamas at the UN General Assembly.

  • Emmanuel Macron 2018-10-06 09:37

    By Mohammad Ghaderi - Twitter: @ghaderi62 - Email: m.ghaderi62@gmail.com

    Macron's Anti-Iran Mission

    French President Emmanuel Macron continues to play an invisible, but uninterrupted game on the U.S. ground. In August 2017, an agreement was reached between the presidents of France and the United States on "changing the content of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action". The changes were supposed to cover the four controversial issues (the removal of so-called Sunset clauses, inspection of Iranian military sites, the inclusion of Iran's missile capability in the JCPOA and limiting Iran's power in the region).

  • UN 2018-09-30 14:44

    UN General Assembly 2018: The latest updates

    World leaders gathered in New York City on Saturday to take part in the fifth day of the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).

  • Trump - Macron 2018-09-30 10:13

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Washington's Isolation and Dual Game of Paris

    The United Nations General Assembly's meeting in New York uncovered Washington's isolation in the international system even more than before. The unilateralism of the United States and its illegal approach towards international agreements (e.g. its withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action) were criticized by our president at the UN.

  • un 2018-09-29 21:39

    Lying is in Netanyahu’s DNA, Iranian diplomat says

    TEHRAN - Farhad Mamdouhi, Iran’s representative at the United Nations General Assembly, said on Thursday that lying is in Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s DNA.

  • حسن روحانی فرودگاه 2018-09-28 20:36

    U.S. cornered at UN, Rouhani says

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday that the U.S. achieved nothing at the UN General Assembly and UN Security Council’s meetings.

  • روحانی 2018-09-25 21:53

    'Confronting multilateralism is not a sign of strength; rather it is a symptom of the weakness of intellect'

    Rouhani: Sanctions and extremism are the same

    President Hassan Rouhani of Iran tells the United Nations General Assembly that “sanctions and extremism are two sides of the same coin”.

  • توماس باخ 2018-09-25 14:26

    Iranian President Rouhani meets IOC President Bach

    TEHRAN - President of the Islamic Republic of Iran met with International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach on the margins of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) in New York.

  • rouhani 2018-09-24 20:08

    Rouhani: Iran to declare its policies at UN

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday that Iran seeks to declare its policies at the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly.

  • Soufi 2018-01-01 09:37

     By Naseer Ali Soufi Kashmiri 

    Isolation of America in international arena

    TEHRAN - It is not less than a shame and shock for a so called superpower; which was left alone in UN General Assembly when the decision of its President, Donald Trump to recognize Jerusalem was turned down by a majority of 128 member countries of the United Nations.

  • Sand and dust storm in Ahwaz, Khuzestan province 2017-12-25 09:29

    ‘UNGA draft resolution turns combating SDS into a global issue’

    TEHRAN — The adoption of a draft on combating sand and dust storms (SDS) in the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 72) will turn it into a global issue which can garner international support to tackle its detrimental effects, the Iranian ambassador to the UN said.

  • UN General Assembly 2017-12-24 09:37

    By Saeed Sobhani 

    America's isolation at UN General Assembly

    TEHRAN _ The approval of the United Nations General Assembly resolution on" Beit al-Moghaddas" shows that the United States, and especially its President Donald Trump, have been severely left alone! As much time goes by, it will add to the isolation of the United States in the world. Even the threats of the Trump government against members of the United Nations General Assembly failed to lead to their negative vote in the United Nations resolution on Quds.

  • khoshroo 2017-12-22 21:08

    Trump’s decision on al-Quds ends in defeat, Iran says

    TEHRAN - Iranian Ambassador to the UN Gholamali Khoshroo said on Thursday that the U.S. decision to relocate its embassy to al-Quds (Jerusalem) has been defeated.

  • sadria 2017-09-26 20:34

    By Negar Asadi

    Psychoanalyst: Trump is ‘depressed’

    TEHRAN - A prominent Iranian psychoanalyst says U.S. President Donald Trump is “dangerous” because he has a “lot of power” and is “depressed”.

  • larijani 2017-09-24 20:10

    Trump living in the past, Iran’s Larijani says

    TEHRAN – Iranian Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani said on Sunday that U.S. President Donald Trump is not aware of the developments in the world, noting that it seems that Trump is lagging behind the time for “half a century”.

  • محمد جواد ظریف 2017-09-22 19:37

    Zarif holds high-profile meetings in New York

    TEHRAN – During his trip to New York, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has met with several high-profile officials from around the world to discuss bilateral and international issues, including the international nuclear agreement, also known as the JCPOA.

  • Trump displayed ‘shallow understanding’ of international treaties: Shamkhani 2017-09-20 19:59

    Trump displayed ‘shallow understanding’ of international treaties: Shamkhani

    TEHRAN – Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council on Wednesday censure Donald Trump’s speech at the UN General Assembly, describing it as an indication of his “shallow understanding of international treaties.”

  • ایران 2017-09-20 10:50

    Zarif says Trump’s UN speech ‘belongs in medieval times, unworthy of a reply'

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that U.S. President Donald Trump’s “hate speech” at the UN General Assembly “belongs in medieval times”.

  • rouhani 2017-09-17 20:10

    Rouhani: Nuclear deal benefits entire world

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani of Iran said on Sunday that there is an international consensus that the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and great powers is beneficial to the “security”, “stability” and “development” of the entire world.

  • Rouhani set to start tour of New York on Sunday 2017-09-17 09:17

    Rouhani set to start tour of New York on Sunday

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani will leave Tehran for New York on Sunday to attend the 72nd annual session of UN General Assembly, where he is set to deliver a speech, IRNA reported.

  • Ban Ki-moon 2017-01-04 06:25

    by Hitoki Den

    Ban Ki-moon’s mixed legacy

    UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon stepped down at the end of September, leaving behind a world that he says has been engulfed by more protracted and complex armed conflicts than a decade ago when he took the helm of the world organization.

  • khoshroo 2016-12-13 21:28

    Iranian envoy: Iran Sanctions Act runs contrary to JCPOA

    Iran’s ambassador to the UN said on Monday that extension of the Iran Sanctions Act runs contrary to obligations under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), commonly called the nuclear deal.

  • dehghani 2016-11-20 17:59

    By staff and agency

    Iran expresses support for Afghan-led peace process

    Gholam Hossein Dehghani, Iran’s deputy permanent representative to the UN, said on Friday that Tehran backs any Afghan-led peace process and welcomes peace talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban.

  • qassemi 2016-11-16 17:09

    Iran dismisses UN rights resolution as politically motivated

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi dismissed on Tuesday the UN General Assembly human rights resolution, saying it is politically motivated.

  • khoshroo 2016-10-21 19:13

    Iran calls for ‘practical steps’ to end Syrian crisis

    Iran’s Ambassador to the UN said on Thursday that “practical steps” are needed to put an end to the protracted conflict in Syria.

  • 02-MH1.Esmaili.390.jpg 2016-09-27 09:12

    Top officer praises Rouhani, Zarif for their stand in New York

    TEHRAN – Commander of Khatam-ol-Anbia Air Defense Base has praised President Rouhani and his Foreign Minister Zarif for their courageous stance in New York.

  • ظریف تسلیت 2016-09-26 11:10

    Zarif: U.S. vows not to punish banks that engage Iran

    Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that the U.S. has promised not to punish European banks that facilitate transactions with Iran.