posted tages with "UNSC"

Rouhani: UNSC Likely to Discuss Plan to Lift Sanctions on Iran

Rouhani: UNSC Likely to Discuss Plan to Lift Sanctions on Iran

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said a plan would be under debate in the United Nations Security Council for lifting all of the sanctions against Iran because of the coronavirus outbreak. - Politics news - Addressing a cabinet session on Wednesday, Rouhani said the UN Security Council is weighing plans for the removal of all sanctions amid the outbreak of the...

Syria: Some Countries Trying to Turn UNSC into NATO Platform to Support Turkey

Syria: Some Countries Trying to Turn UNSC into NATO Platform to Support Turkey

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Syria’s permanent representative to the UN said on Thursday that some countries seek to turn Security council into a platform for NATO to support the Turkish aggression on Syrian territories. - World news - Bashar al-Jaafari underlined that the trend undermines the international organization’s role in keeping world peace and security. Al-Jaafari added at a...

Iran Decries US Breach of UNSC Resolutions

Iran Decries US Breach of UNSC Resolutions

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for International and Legal Affairs Mohsen Baharvand denounced the US government for its unilateral policies and disregard for the United Nations Security Council resolutions. - Politics news - In an address to the UN Conference on Disarmament, held in Geneva on Wednesday, the Iranian deputy foreign minister strongly protested...

Indonesia elected to UN Security Council

Indonesia elected to UN Security Council

TEHRAN, Jun. 09 (Press Shia) –The United Nations General Assembly on Friday voted to elect Germany, Belgium, South Africa, the Dominican Republic and Indonesia for a two-year term on the Security Council starting on Jan. 1, 2019.Indonesia drew more votes than the Maldives in the only contested election; the other four candidates ran unopposed. Uncontested candidates still need to win more than...

Rocket siren heard in occupied Palestinian lands

Rocket siren heard in occupied Palestinian lands

TEHRAN, May 30 (Press Shia Agency) – Israeli regime’s media reported on Tuesday that sirens were heard in occupied lands along the border with Gaza just hours after Israel launched attacks on Gaza Strip. Zionist regime's fighter jets targeted Palestinian Resistance forces in the north of the Gaza Strip and al-Mina al-Jadid on Wednesday morning. In response to Israeli attacks, Palestinian...

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...

US should be held responsible for destructive, dangerous moves: Zarif

US should be held responsible for destructive, dangerous moves: Zarif

TEHRAN, May 14 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif submitted a formal letter to UN Secretary General António Guterres denouncing US unilateral measure to withdraw from the UNSC-approved agreement of July 2015.Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, in a letter of complaint to United Nation’s Secretary General António Guterres, said that US should be...

Diplomats hope for peace in Syria within Astana Process, UNSC resolution

Diplomats hope for peace in Syria within Astana Process, UNSC resolution

TEHRAN, Apr. 28 (Press Shia Agency) – At the end of their trilateral meeting in Moscow, Zarif, Lavrov and Çavuşoğlu issued a joint statement on the prospect of peace in Syria following the UNSC resolution and Astana Peace Process.The three Foreign Ministers, Iran’s Mohammad Javad Zarif, Russia’s Sergei Lavrov and Turkey’s Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, attending the Moscow meeting on Syria and...

Iran welcomes pro-Syrian stances of African Union: Ghasemi

Iran welcomes pro-Syrian stances of African Union: Ghasemi

TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (Press Shia) – Bahram Ghasemi, the Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman, referred to the statement issued by the Chairperson of African Union Commission on Syria on Monday, and hailed the approached undertaken by the African body.“We welcome the statement issued by the African Union on developments in Syria in which the chemical attack was condemned and at the same time a...

Iran-Russia relations at highest level: Iran’s ambs. to Moscow

Iran-Russia relations at highest level: Iran’s ambs. to Moscow

TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Ambassador to Moscow Mehdi Sanaei told with Mufti Sheikh Ravil Gaynutin, the Chairman of the Russian Council of Muftis in a meeting on Wednesday that the relations between Tehran and Moscow are at their best status.“Today, the Iran-Russia relations is at the best status of all times and is still progressing and naturally this trend will have good...