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.
EghtesadOnline: Two high-ranking members of the Islamic Republic of Iran Medical Council (IRIMC) have formally called on the United Nations to help eliminate US restrictions against the supply of medicines and medical services to Iran.
EghtesadOnline: Following the approval of a measure by lawmakers that allows Iran to formally join the UN treaty for combating the financing of terrorism earlier this week, Iranian residents in South Korea can now open bank accounts, said the secretary-general of Iran-South Korea Chamber of Commerce.
EghtesadOnline: Laughter during U.S. President Donald Trump’s speech to the U.N. General Assembly was a sign of the United States’ isolation, the head of Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards said on Wednesday, Fars News reported.
EghtesadOnline: U.S. President Donald Trump and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani exchanged taunts at the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday with Trump vowing more sanctions against Tehran and Rouhani suggesting his American counterpart suffers from a “weakness of intellect.”
EghtesadOnline: Two North Korean shipments to a Syrian government agency responsible for the country's chemical weapons program were intercepted in the past six months, according to a confidential United Nations report on North Korea sanctions violations.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and the United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres met in New York.