EghtesadOnline: Argentina’s Rafael Grossi has secured the backing of enough countries on the UN nuclear watchdog’s board to become the head of the agency, succeeding Yukiya Amano who died in office, diplomats who followed the vote said on Tuesday.
EghtesadOnline: Iran has improved its cooperation with the UN nuclear watchdog, the IAEA’s acting chief said on Friday.
EghtesadOnline: The 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and the remaining signatories can still be saved after the US withdrawal, but Iran must return to the full implementation of its commitments and in return be offered goodwill instead of sanctions, the Slovak candidate to head the UN nuclear agency said.
EghtesadOnline: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani met on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York on Thursday a day before the prime minister addressed the world body.
EghtesadOnline: Iran will present a regional cooperation plan for peace at the United Nations since it believes the presence of foreign forces undermines the region’s security, President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday, as the country marked the anniversary of the start of the 1980-88 Iraq-imposed war.
EghtesadOnline: President Hassan Rouhani will soon head to New York to attend the high-level General Debate of the 74th United Nations General Assembly that is due to begin on Sept. 24, the government spokesman said.
EghtesadOnline: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said the world “cannot live with” a major confrontation in the Persian Gulf.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s UN ambassador accused the United States of violating the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty by modernizing its nuclear weapons instead of moving toward disarmament.
EghtesadOnline: Iran has called for the United Nations' "active engagement" to facilitate dialogue among Persian Gulf countries so as to ease the "current complex security environment" in the region.
EghtesadOnline: The United Nations on Thursday called for "maximum restraint" from all parties amid heightened tensions between Iran and the United States.