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UNSC session on Palestine highlighted US isolation

UNSC session on Palestine highlighted US isolation

TEHRAN, Jun. 02 (Press Shia) – Iranian ambassador to London Hamid Baedinejad said that the UN Security Council meeting on Palestine on Friday indicated the US continued isolation.“Security Council last night turned into a stunning show of the United States’ isolation,” wrote Hamid Baedinejad in a tweet on Saturday. “The US-sponsored resolution on Palestine, which only received its own...

US stance against JCPOA 'not permanent': Pres. Rouhani

US stance against JCPOA 'not permanent': Pres. Rouhani

TEHRAN, May 26 (Press Shia) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday that the situation in US and the upcoming congress election in that country means that US current approach towards JCPOA and Iran may not stay the same.“The difference between our today’s enrichment of uranium and the pre-JCPOA enrichment is that at that time UN was claiming that Iran does not have the right to...

US allegations against Iran only to distract world from Gaza

US allegations against Iran only to distract world from Gaza

TEHRAN, May 16 (Press Shia Agency) – In a statement published on Wednesday, Iran's Permanent Mission to the United Nations highlighted the “nonsensical allegations” of the United States against Iran as tool for distracting the world from brutal bloodshed in Gaza.The mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations denounced the United States permanent representative Nikki...

Tehran urges intl. community, UNSC to respond to Zionists crimes in Palestine

Tehran urges intl. community, UNSC to respond to Zionists crimes in Palestine

TEHRAN, May 15 (Press Shia) – Iranian Cabinet Spokesperson Mohammad Bagher Nobakht condemned the violent crackdown of Palestinian protests against US embassy move and urged the international community to respond to crimes.“Certainly the awake conscience of the world is monitoring the crimes of the Zionist regime, a regime which has claims while speaking but in practice pays no respect to the...

Syria condemns Israel'a brutal massacre against Palestinian civilians

Syria condemns Israel'a brutal massacre against Palestinian civilians

DAMASCUS, May 15 (Press Shia Agency) – Syria condemned in the strongest terms the brutal massacre committed by the Israeli occupation authorities against defenseless Palestinian civilians.An official source at the Foreign and Expatriates Ministry told SANA that “the Syria condemns in the strongest terms the brutal massacre committed by the Israeli occupation authorities against unarmed...

Attack on Syria lacks a legal basis in intl. law: US expert

Attack on Syria lacks a legal basis in intl. law: US expert

TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (Press Shia Agency) – Professor Paul Pillar, who was CIA intelligence analyst for 28 years, tells the Tehran Times that the attack on Syria was “neither in self-defense nor authorized by the United Nations Security Council, it did not have a basis in international law.Pillar added, “It does not change the balance of power within Syria at all.” Following is the text of the...

Syria possess no chemical weapons

Syria possess no chemical weapons

NEW YORK, Apr. 10 (Press Shia Agency) – Syria is ready to provide unlimited assistance to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) mission coming to the city of Douma after an alleged chemical attack against civilians on Saturday, Syrian Permanent Representative to the United Nations Bashar Jaafari said.Moreover, Syria does not have any chemicals...

US attack on Syria to result in serious consequences

US attack on Syria to result in serious consequences

MOSCOW, Mar. 14 (Press Shia Agency) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov warned the United States against attacking Syria, saying that if this happens, the consequences will be serious.In a press conference in Moscow on Tuesday, Lavrov said that the US representative at the Security Council Nikki Haley should be aware that “It is one thing to irresponsibly use a microphone in the UN...

Support for peace, stability in Afghanistan to continue: Iran’s UN envoy

Support for peace, stability in Afghanistan to continue: Iran’s UN envoy

TEHRAN, Mar. 09 (Press Shia) – Iran’s permanent representative to the United Nations said on Thursday that security has remained the major challenge for Afghanistan, declaring Iran’s continued support for peace and stability in neighboring country.Gholamali Khoshroo made the remarks in a UN Security meeting on Afghanistan on Thursday March 8 to extend the mandate of the United Nations...

Putin, Erdogan discuss situation in Syria’s Eastern Ghouta

Putin, Erdogan discuss situation in Syria’s Eastern Ghouta

MOSCOW, Mar. 07 (Press Shia) – Russian President Vladimir Putin has discussed situation in Eastern Ghouta in a phone conversation with Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Kremlin’s press service said in a statement.“The situation in Eastern Ghouta in the context of implementation of UN Security Council’s resolution 2401 was discussed. The importance...