US Appeal for Extension of Arms Ban on Iran Falls Flat at UNSC

US Appeal for Extension of Arms Ban on Iran Falls Flat at UNSC

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called on Tuesday for an arms embargo on Iran to be extended indefinitely, but his appeal fell flat at the United Nations Security Council, where Russia and China rejected it outright and close allies of the US were ambivalent. - Politics news - The expiration of the embargo, slated for Oct. 18, stems from the 2015 deal...