EghtesadOnline: Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian and United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres met on Friday on the sidelines of the Munich Security Conference where they discussed a range of topics, including the situation in Afghanistan and Yemen, as well as the latest status of talks on the revival of the 2015 nuclear deal in the Austrian capital Vienna.
EghtesadOnline: The United Nations encouraged all parties involved in talks to revive the 2015 nuclear deal to redouble their efforts to move together toward reimplementation of the agreement, said spokesman for the secretary-general, Stephane Dujarric.
EghtesadOnline: Russia’s foreign minister said Moscow roundly rejects an ongoing effort by Washington to permanently extend a UN arms embargo on Tehran, which is to expire next month.
EghtesadOnline: The United Nations stressed that all countries must respect the safety of civilian flights, referring to the recent harassment of an Iranian passenger plane by American fighter jets.
EghtesadOnline: Amid the unrelenting US drive targeting the 2015 nuclear agreement between Iran and world powers, the United Nations secretary-general called for the exhaustion of all possible means to prevent the “destruction” of the historic accord.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s UN ambassador said the US call for an extension of the United Nations Security Council's arms embargo on Tehran lacks legal standing in international law.
EghtesadOnline: Iran said a new report by the International Atomic Energy Agency shows the UN nuclear watchdog has kept up its monitoring and verification process inside the country concerning the 2015 nuclear deal.
EghtesadOnline: The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran has urged the UN nuclear agency to ensure that international cooperation with Iran on promotion of nuclear security continues despite the US hostile approach to the issue.
EghtesadOnline: Iran has not taken any further steps away from its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers since it renounced last month all restraints imposed by the agreement, the head of the UN nuclear agency said on Wednesday.
EghtesadOnline: The United Nations forecasts Iran's economy to shrink by 2.7% and 1.2% in 2020 and 2021 respectively.