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Israel should not have impunity for its crimes: UN envoy

Israel should not have impunity for its crimes: UN envoy

TEHRAN, Jun. 14 (Press Shia) – Iran’s UN envoy Al-Habib, while calling on the international community to stand by Palestinian people, said that the occupying regime of Israel should not receive impunity for its crimes.Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Es’hagh Al-Habib, made the remarks in his address to an emergency meeting of the United Nations...

Iran FM, UNGA president meet in New York

Iran FM, UNGA president meet in New York

TEHRAN, Apr. 21 (Press Shia Agency) – The Iranian foreign minister and the current president of the UN General Assembly have sat down for talks in New York.In the Friday meeting, FM Mohammad Javad Zarif and Miroslav Lajčák exchanged views on the developments at the UN body, and the upcoming conference on sustaining peace.  They...

Pulling out from N-deal to burden dire consequences on US: Zarif

Pulling out from N-deal to burden dire consequences on US: Zarif

TEHRAN, Apr. 20 (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told the media upon his arrival in New York on Thursday local time that US will suffer consequences if it leaves the nuclear agreement.“The measures to be undertaken by the Islamic Republic of Iran and the response of the international community to US leaving the JCPOA will be very unfavorable for the Americans,”...

FM Zarif arrives in New York

FM Zarif arrives in New York

TEHRAN, Apr. 20 (Press Shia) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in New York on Thursday local time for a 6-day stay in US where he is going to UN Meeting on Peace-building and Sustaining Peace.Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in New York on Thursday local time on a six-day stay in US where he is slated to attend a UN Meeting on Peace-building and...

Some Europeans complicit in possible trashing of JCPOA

Some Europeans complicit in possible trashing of JCPOA

TEHRAN, Feb. 21 (Press Shia Agency) – At 2018 MSC a paradoxical policy was followed the nuclear deal with Iran and while the German FM only asked Trump to stay in the nuclear deal, the French FM preferred to remain silent.The Munich security conference has been shadowed by a paradoxical policy on the nuclear deal with Iran. The German Foreign Minister has only asked Trump to stay in the nuclear...

Amir-Abdollahian highlights Iran's role in fighting terrorism, regional development

Amir-Abdollahian highlights Iran's role in fighting terrorism, regional development

TEHRAN, Jan. 12 (Press Shia) – Hossein Amir-Abdollahian met with the former UNGA president where he highlighted the palpable role assumed by the Islamic Republic of Iran in fighting terrorism and contributing to regional development.Former President of United Nations General Assembly Mogens Lykketoft met with the Iranian Parliament’s General Director for International Affairs Hossein...

Iran votes for resolution on humanitarian situation in Myanmar

Iran votes for resolution on humanitarian situation in Myanmar

TEHRAN, Dec. 26 (Press Shia) –Bahram Ghasemi, The Spokesman of the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said that Iran filed its yes vote for the UN resolution on the humanitarian situation in Myanmar.The Spokesman of the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Bahram Ghasemi, announced that the Islamic Republic of Iran filed its yes vote for the UN resolution on the humanitarian situation in...

Why Iran abstained from voting on Myanmar resolution?

Why Iran abstained from voting on Myanmar resolution?

TEHRAN, Dec. 26 (Press Shia Agency) – The office of the Permanent representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to New York explained the reason for Iran’s abstention from voting on the resolution against Myanmar.The office of the Permanent representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to New York issued a statement concerning Iran’s abstention from voting on the resolution against...

UNAG urges Myanmar to end military action against Rohingya

UNAG urges Myanmar to end military action against Rohingya

TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (Press Shia Agency) – The UN General Assembly on Sunday urged Myanmar to end a military campaign against Muslim Rohingya and called for the appointment of a UN special envoy.A resolution put forward by the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) was adopted by a vote of 122 to 10 with 24 abstentions. The resolution calls on the government to allow access for aid workers,...

US isolation at UN General Assembly

US isolation at UN General Assembly

TEHRAN, Dec. 24 (Press Shia Agency) – The approval of the United Nations General Assembly resolution on "Beit-ol-Moqaddas" shows that the United States, and especially 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...