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Russia's UN resolution on peace, ousting Al-Nusra from Aleppo fails

Russia's UN resolution on peace, ousting Al-Nusra from Aleppo fails

NEW YORK, Oct. 09 (Press Shia Agency) – Russia's proposed UNSC resolution which called for Al-Nusra Front terrorists (al-Qaeda) to be evacuated from Aleppo in order to advance peace failed with several Western countries refusing to support it.On Saturday, Russia proposed an alternative United Nations Security Council resolution on the crisis in Syria's Aleppo that called...

Russia puts alternative draft resolution on Syria up for vote at UNSC

Russia puts alternative draft resolution on Syria up for vote at UNSC

NEW YORK, Oct. 08 (Press Shia Agency) – The Russian mission to the United Nations said that Russia has presented an alternative draft resolution on Syria at the UN Security Council. Russia has presented an alternative draft resolution on Syria at the UN Security Council, the Russian mission to the United Nations told journalists. "After the voting on the French draft...

Iraq to take military presence dispute with Turkey to UNSC

Iraq to take military presence dispute with Turkey to UNSC

MOSCOW, Oct. 06 (Press Shia) – Baghdad has submitted a request for an emergency session at the UN Security Council to discuss Turkish troops' presence in Iraq. Iraq's Foreign Ministry said Thursday it had requested the UN Security Council to hold an emergency meeting to discuss presence of Turkish troops in northern Iraq, seen by Baghdad as violation of the...

Russia concerned about attempts to skirt UNSC resolutions on Syria

Russia concerned about attempts to skirt UNSC resolutions on Syria

MOSCOW, Oct. 03 (Press Shia) – Moscow is concerned about attempts to act contrary to UN Security Council's decisions on Syria, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said. Russia is concerned about attempts by some countries and parties to the conflict in Syria to act contrary to UN Security Council resolutions, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Monday. ...

Khoshroo rejects Saudi claims on arming Yemenis

Khoshroo rejects Saudi claims on arming Yemenis

TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (Press Shia) – Iran's Ambassador to the United Nations Khoshroo issued a letter to Gerard van Bohemen the President of the Security Council of the UN and dismissed the anti-Iran allegations made by Saudis.“According to the latest survey conducted by human rights activists and academics, Saudi Arabia has targeted 3,158 non-military sites in Yemen between March 2015 and the end...

Great powers unresponsive to ICC

Great powers unresponsive to ICC

TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (Press Shia Agency) – A professor of Amsterdam University has said great powers are not responsive to ICC for their faults and just weak states are subject to reprimand by the organization.Uğur Ümit Üngör, Amsterdam University professor talked to Mehr News International Service where he asserted that great powers had systematically evaded investigations by the International...

France, UK, US call emergency UN Security Council meeting over Aleppo violence

France, UK, US call emergency UN Security Council meeting over Aleppo violence

MOSCOW, Sep. 25 (Press Shia Agency) – The battle for Aleppo prompted several countries to call an urgent UN Security Council meeting today.An urgent UN Security Council meeting has been called to address the escalating violence in the Syrian city of Aleppo on Sunday, according to US Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power who referred to a message...