UN General Assembly

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  • 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.

  • Amirabdollahian 2021-09-25 21:42

    Amir Abdollahian says concerns about Iran’s nuclear progress are unwarranted

    TEHRAN — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian has said certain Western countries’ concerns about the progress of Iran's nuclear program were completely "unfounded".

  • Amir-Abdollahian 2021-09-25 21:41

    FM continues consultations in New York

    TEHRAN — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and his opposite number from Ivory Coast Kandia Camara met on the sidelines of the annual conference of the UN General Assembly exchanging views on mutual political and economic relations.

  • 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.

  • Amir Abdollahian Truss 2021-09-24 20:21

    Amir Abdollahian: UK must repay its 40-year-old debt

    TEHRAN — Iran's Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and Britain's new top diplomat Elizabeth Truss held talks at noon on Wednesday on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly.

  • ابراهیم رئیسی 2021-09-21 22:27

    'Knowledge that is beneficial to humanity cannot be sanctioned'

    Raisi tells UN: Nuclear talks useful only if they lead to lifting all oppressive sanctions on Iran

    TEHRAN – In his first speech to the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday night, President Ebrahim Raisi of Iran said although Americans themselves have admitted that “maximum pressure” campaign against Iran has ended in total failure, the policy of “maximum oppression” is still on.

  • Khatibzadeh 2021-09-21 21:28

    Iran: Vienna talks to resume in coming weeks

    Amir Abdollahian will not meet P4+1 counterparts

    TEHRAN — In an interview with IRNA correspondent in New York, Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh has said that talks to revive the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) will resume in Vienna in the coming weeks, and the other sides have been notified about this.

  • Amir Abdollahian 2021-09-20 20:59

    Iran, UK FMs meet in New York

    TEHRAN — The British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss was to meet Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian in New York on Monday to discuss detained British nationals in Iran and the 2015 nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

  • Global partnership prerequisite to counter COVID-19 2020-09-26 20:44

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Global partnership prerequisite to counter COVID-19

    TEHRAN – A global crisis needs global cooperation to be tackled, the coronavirus pandemic showed that in today's world many dangers can cross all boundaries and affect the whole world so that it magnifies the importance of international cooperation.

  • Rouhani 2020-09-22 22:02

    Rouhani: U.S. can impose neither negotiations, nor war on us 

    “Today is the time to say “no” to bullying and arrogance,” president says

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani told the UN General Assembly late on Tuesday that the United States is not in a position to impose negotiations or war against Iran.

  • Amirabdollah 2019-12-21 17:41

    Iran hails UN support for realization of Palestinians’ rights

    TEHRAN - The senior advisor to the Iranian parliament speaker on Saturday lauded a new UN General Assembly resolution adopted unanimously in support of the Palestinians, calling the move a giant stride in line with realization of the Palestinians’ rights to decide their own fate. 

  • Abbas Mousavi 2019-12-20 18:29

    Tehran calls UNGA resolution on human rights ‘politically-motivated’

    TEHRAN — Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi has denounced as “politically-motivated” the latest UN General Assembly resolution on the situation of human rights in Iran.

  • 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.