UN Security Council



  • Mikhail Bogdanov 2017-06-21 10:51


    Increasing number of US troops in southern Syria illegal

    MOSCOW, Jun. 21 (MNA) – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov stressed that increasing the number the US troops in southern Syria is illegal.

  • US-led Coalition 2017-05-17 08:39

    US-led intl. alliance aircrafts kill 31 civilians in al-Bokaml city

    DEIR EZZOR, May 17 (MNA) – The aircrafts of the US-led international alliance committed a new massacre against the Syrians, killing 31 civilians, mostly children and women, and injuring scores in airstrikes on al-Bokamal city, about 140 km east of Deir Ezzor city.

  • khoshroo 2017-05-05 11:21

    Khoshroo lashes out at Salman’s anti-Iran remarks

    TEHRAN, May. 05 (MNA) – Mr. Khoshroo, Iran’s ambassador to the UN, sent a letter to the president of the UNSC and protested over Saudi prince’s violation of Article 2(4) of the UN Charter.

  • khoshroo 2017-04-21 14:58

    US blaming all but Palestine's occupier: Iran’s UN envoy

    TEHRAN, Apr. 21 (MNA) – Iran’s Ambassador to the UN Gholamali Khoshroo addressed the Security Council Open Debate on “Situation in the Middle East, Including Palestine” on Thursday.

  • Syrian FM 2017-04-17 11:26

    Syria calls for bringing terrorism sponsors to justice on Kafriya attack

    DAMASCUS, Apr. 17(MNA) – Syrian Foreign and Expatriates Ministry on Sunday called for unifying efforts of the international community to fight terrorism in coordination and full cooperation with the Syrian government, condemning the terrorist attack on Al-Fu’ah and Kafriya citizens and bringing supporters of terrorism to justice.

  • US-led coalition 2017-04-02 14:52

    US coalition acknowledges killing of 400 civilians in Syria, Iraq in 2014-2017

    WASHINGTON, Apr. 02(MNA) – A US-led coalition against ISIL terrorist group said on Saturday that at least 396 civilians in Syria and Iraq were killed as result of its airstrikes conducted in 2014-2017, the coalition said in a statement.

  • دمشق 2017-03-12 09:05

    Syria urges UN to condemn twin terror attack in Damascus

    DAMASCUS, Mar. 12 (MNA) – Syrian authorities urge the UN Secretary General and UN Security Council to condemn the deadly twin terror attack in Syrian capital of Damascus, an address to the organization issued by the Syrian Foreign Ministry said Saturday.

  • بشار اسد 2017-03-11 14:36

    Pres. Assad:

    Foreign boots on ground without Syria consent invasion

    DAMASCUS, Mar. 11 (MNA) – President Bashar al-Assad said that the solution to the crisis in Syria should be through two parallel ways including fighting the terrorists and making dialogue.

  • ترکیه‌ در سوریه‌ 2017-03-11 11:26

    Syria demands UN to withdraw Turkish forces immediately

    DAMASCUS, Mar. 11 (MNA) – Syria held Turkey responsible for supporting terrorism, which killed tens of thousands of innocent people and destroyed Syria’s infrastructure upon direct instructions from Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his security apparatus.

  • khoshroo 2017-02-14 08:21

    Fighting terrorism not a pretext for unilateral actions

    NEW YORK, Feb. 14 (MNA) – Iran’s permanent representative envoy to the UN has urged global coordination to prevent imprudent and dangerous unilateral actions in the name of fighting terrorism.

  • ASTANA 2017-02-01 08:35

    UNSC admits importance of Astana talks on Syria

    NEW YORK, Feb. 01 (MNA) – The UN Security Council acknowledged the importance of Astana talks on Syria and is looking forward to their resumption in Geneva, urging the Syrian sides to participate without preconditions, according to a Security Council statement.

  • Astana meeting 2017-01-24 09:34

    Astana Process:

    EU looks forward to 'a successful outcome'

    BRUSSELS, Jan. 24 (MNA) – "The meeting, which takes place today in Astana is an important step to continue negotiations under auspices of the UN in Geneva on February 8," EU press service told journalists in Brussels.

  • خوشرو 2017-01-11 10:43

    Iran urges new UN chief to face challenges with political will

    TEHRAN, Jan. 11 (MNA) – Iran's Ambassador to the United Nations Gholamali Khoshroo called on the UN chief and all Member States to face the world's challenges with “a great amount of courage and political will”.

  • unsc 2017-01-01 09:00

    UNSC unanimously adopts Russia-backed draft resolution on Syrian ceasefire

    NEW YORK, Jan. 01 (MNA) – The UN Security Council on Saturday unanimously adopted a draft resolution submitted by Russia and Turkey on a comprehensive resolution of the Syrian crisis, including the ceasefire regime and political talks between the Syrian government and opposition groups in Astana, Kazakhstan in January 2017.

  • Japan 2016-12-21 14:31

    Japan to oppose UN resolution of S Sudan arms embargo: sources 

    TOKYO, Dec. 21 (MNA) – Japan plans to oppose a United Nation's proposal pushed by the United States for arms embargo against South Sudan, local media quoted government sources as saying on Wednesday.

  • khoshroo 2016-12-20 10:49


    Intl. economic coop. with Afghanistan key to its security

    TEHRAN, Dec. 20 (MNA) – Iran's Ambassador to the United Nations Khoshroo, while stressing Iran’s support of Afghanistan, deemed expansion of economic ties with Afghans as an international responsibility which guarantees peace, stability and security.

  • سازمان ملل متحد 2016-09-18 09:16

    Iran strongly rejects Yemen arming allegations

    NEW YORK, Sep. 18 (MNA) – In a statement released on Saturday night in response to Saudi claims, Iran’s UN mission has categorically rejected allegations that Iran has been arming Yemeni forces.

  • گفتگو اختصاصی با جابری انصاری 2016-08-21 10:34

    Jaberi Ansari:

    No side can question legitimacy of elected Yemeni parl.

    TEHRAN, Aug. 21 (MNA) – Iran’s deputy FM stressed that Yemeni MPs’ decisions on forming High Political Council is legal and should be respected, saying no side can question the legitimacy of the elected parliament in Yemen.

  • UN 2016-08-13 08:45

    UN secretary general election 3rd round to take place August 29

    NEW YORK, Aug. 13 (MNA) – The third round of election for the new UN secretary general will be held on August 29, President of the UN Security Council Ramlan bin Ibrahim said Friday.

  • خوشرو.jpg 2016-08-03 09:00

    Iran slams UN for yielding to Israel, Saudi pressures

    NEW YORK, Aug. 03 (MNA) – Iran’s UN envoy criticized the UN for yielding to undue pressures and lobbying from Israel and Saudi Arabia in the face of children killed and their homes destroyed.

  • خوشرو.jpg 2016-07-20 09:15

    NAM urges UNSC for more ‘transparency, openness’

    NEW YORK, Jul. 20 (MNA) – Iran’s UN envoy speaking on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement on Tue. expressed regret that the Security Council has neglected ‘transparency, openness and consistency’ on numerous instances.

  • dehghani 2016-06-22 10:54

    Iran warns of ISIL strengthened foothold in Afghanistan

    NEW YORK, Jun. 22 (MNA) – Iran’s Ambassador to UN said Tue. the emergence of ISIL and its offshoots in Afghanistan are alarming signals for more troubles in the future, if not properly addressed now.

  • UNSC 2016-04-17 14:33

    UNSC strongly condemns N Korea's missile launch

    WASHINGTON, Apr. 17 (MNA) – The UN Security Council condemned North Korea's failed missile launch, saying it represents "a clear violation" of a series of UN resolutions banning the nation from any ballistic activity.

  • UN Security Council 2016-03-01 22:29

    UN resolution on N Korea encounters last-minute delay

    WASHINGTON, Mar. 01(MNA) – Efforts to adopt a new UN Security Council resolution expanding sanctions on North Korea have encountered a last-minute delay as Russia has yet to give its consent to the draft worked out between the United States and China.

  • north korea 2016-02-09 14:46

    Mongolia slams N Korea's ballistic rocket launch

    TEHRAN, Feb. 09 (MNA) – Mongolia deeply regrets that the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea launched a ballistic rocket this February 6 in breach of resolutions of the United Nations Security Council.

  • UN security council 2016-02-08 08:36

    UN Security Council holds emergency meeting to discuss N Korea launch

    NEW YORK, Feb. 08 (MNA) – The UN Security Council strongly condemned North Korea's long-range rocket launch Sunday after holding an emergency meeting to discuss how to respond to Pyongyang's provocation just one month after its fourth nuclear test.

  • ban ki-moon 2016-02-07 09:44

    Ban urges N Korea to halt provocative actions

    NEW YORK, Feb. 07 (MNA) – UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called North Korea's long-range rocket launch "deeply deplorable" and urged the nation to halt its provocative actions.

  • سیدعباس عراقچی 2016-01-31 12:39


    Iran’s scientific prosperity brought powers to negotiation table

    TEHRAN, Jan. 31 (MNA) – Iranian deputy FM has said Iran’s scientific advancement led world powers to the negotiation table.

  • dehghani 2015-11-13 11:49

    NAM urges Security Council to be accountable to General Assembly

    TEHRAN, Nov. 13 (MNA) – Non-Aligned Movement states have scrutinized and evaluated activities of the Security Council stressing that the Council should report and be accountable to the General Assembly.

  • dehghani 2015-10-31 10:39

    Iran calls for UNSC reform by participation of all member states

    TEHRAN, Oct. 31 (MNA) – Iranian Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN Gholamhossein Dehghani, during UN General Assembly meeting on Friday, stressed the need for Security Council reform.