UN Security Council



  • Iran's Permanent Mission to the United Nations 2018-05-16 13:55

    US allegations against Iran only to distract world from Gaza

    TEHRAN, May 16 (MNA) – In a statement published on Wednesday, Iran's Permanent Mission to the United Nations highlighted the “nonsensical allegations” of the United States against Iran as tool for distracting the world from brutal bloodshed in Gaza.

  • ترامپ/ می/ مرکل/ ماکرون 2018-05-15 14:31

    By: Mohammad Ghaderi

    US, European troika bargaining over JCPOA

    TEHRAN, May 15 (MNA) – Whether transatlantic relations will be the same after US unilateral withdrawal from the JCPOA or not is discussed in this piece of commentary by Mohammad Ghaderi.

  • محمدباقر نوبخت سخنگوی دولت رئیس سازمان مدیریت و برنامه ریزی 2018-05-15 12:20

    Tehran urges intl. community, UNSC to respond to Zionists crimes in Palestine

    TEHRAN, May 15 (MNA) – Iranian Cabinet Spokesperson Mohammad Bagher Nobakht condemned the violent crackdown of Palestinian protests against US embassy move and urged the international community to respond to crimes.

  • Syrian FM 2018-05-15 10:37

    Syria condemns Israel'a brutal massacre against Palestinian civilians

    DAMASCUS, May 15 (MNA) – Syria condemned in the strongest terms the brutal massacre committed by the Israeli occupation authorities against defenseless Palestinian civilians.

  • Paul Pillar 2018-04-18 13:50

    Attack on Syria lacks a legal basis in intl. law: US expert

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Professor Paul Pillar, who was CIA intelligence analyst for 28 years, tells the Tehran Times that the attack on Syria was “neither in self-defense nor authorized by the United Nations Security Council, it did not have a basis in international law.

  • UN Security Council 2018-04-10 09:57

    Envoy to UN:

    Syria possess no chemical weapons

    NEW YORK, Apr. 10 (MNA) – Syria is ready to provide unlimited assistance to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) mission coming to the city of Douma after an alleged chemical attack against civilians on Saturday, Syrian Permanent Representative to the United Nations Bashar Jaafari said.

  • Lavrov 2018-03-14 10:28


    US attack on Syria to result in serious consequences

    MOSCOW, Mar. 14 (MNA) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov warned the United States against attacking Syria, saying that if this happens, the consequences will be serious.

  • UN 2018-03-09 13:32

    Support for peace, stability in Afghanistan to continue: Iran’s UN envoy

    TEHRAN, Mar. 09 (MNA) – Iran’s permanent representative to the United Nations said on Thursday that security has remained the major challenge for Afghanistan, declaring Iran’s continued support for peace and stability in neighboring country.

  • Erdogan,Putin 2018-03-07 11:41

    Putin, Erdogan discuss situation in Syria’s Eastern Ghouta

    MOSCOW, Mar. 07 (MNA) – Russian President Vladimir Putin has discussed situation in Eastern Ghouta in a phone conversation with Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Kremlin’s press service said in a statement.

  • Mikdad 2018-03-05 10:20


    Syria calls for intl. inquiry into US-led coalition massacres in Raqqa

    DAMASCUS, Mar. 05 (MNA) – Deputy Foreign and Expatriates Minister said on Sunday that Syria supports and calls for the formation of an international commission of inquiry into the massacres committed by the US-led international coalition in Raqqa .

  • Ambassador Ala 2018-03-03 10:06

    Ambassador Ala:

    UN HRC’s session on Ghouta aims at covering up terrorists’ crimes

    GENEVA, Mar. 03 (MNA) – Syria’s Permanent Representative at the UN in Geneva, Ambassador Hussam Eddin Ala, affirmed that the real purpose of holding the session of the Human Rights Council about Ghouta on Friday is to protect the terrorist organizations and cover up their crimes.

  • zarif reporters 2018-02-28 09:25

    FM Zarif:

    British UN resolution turned SC into arm of aggression

    TEHRAN, Feb. 28 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Zarif said Tue. that the UK-drafted resolution on Yemen, although not adopted, was an ‘ugly’ show in support of aggression in the UN Security Council.

  • zarif 2018-02-28 08:54

    FM Zarif:

    UK, US struggle to cover up Saudi, Emirati war crimes at UNSC meeting

    TEHRAN, Feb. 28 (MNA) – Mohammad Javad Zarif has reacted to US failed attempt to condemn Iran at latest UNSC meeting on Yemen, saying US, UK attempted to cover up complicity in Saudi and Emarati war crimes.

  • UNSC 2018-02-24 13:50

    UNSC to vote on Syria ceasefire resolution Sat. at noon

    WASHINGTON, Feb. 24 (MNA) – The UN Security Council will vote on the Syria ceasefire resolution on Saturday at noon, Kuwait’s Ambassador to the United Nations Mansour Ayyad Otaibi told reporters.

  • Lavrov 2018-02-24 10:25


    Terrorists in Eastern Ghouta use civilians as human shields

    MOSCOW, Feb. 24 (MNA) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that the root of the problems in the Eastern Ghouta is the presence of Jabhat al-Nusra use civilians as human shields and claim that humanitarian conditions are bad there.

  • Ryabkov 2018-02-21 15:07

    Ryabkov criticizes US, other countries’ double standards towards Syria

    MOSCOW, Feb. 21 (MNA) – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov slammed on Wednesday the US and other countries’ double standards in dealing with all issues connected to the situation in Syria, asserting that their stances towards what is going on in Eastern Ghouta in Damascus Countryside is a clear example of that.

  • lA 2018-02-17 10:30


    US forces presence in Syria illegal

    MOSCOW, Feb. 17 (MNA) – Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov, reiterated on Friday the illegality of the US military presence in Syria.

  • Bogdanov 2018-02-13 15:34


    Sochi Congress shows Syria commitment to country’s unity, integrity

    MOSCOW, Feb. 13 (MNA) – Special Representative of the Russian President for the Middle East Affairs, Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov, stressed that the Syrian National Dialogue Congress held in Sochi last month showed that the Syrian people are committed to their country’s unity, sovereignty, and territorial integrity.

  • UN Chief 2018-02-12 09:36

    UN Chief 'following closely' latest escalation in Syria

    NEW YORK , Feb. 12 (MNA) – UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres is following closely the latest escalation of hostilities in Syria and reminding all parties to the conflict that they have to adhere to the international law, Stephane Dujarric, the spokesman for the UN chief, said in a statement.

  • al habib 2018-02-07 09:10

    Iran calls on Security Council to stop letting US use it as ‘toolbox’

    TEHRAN, Feb. 07 (MNA) – Iran’s UN envoy Al-Habib called on the Security Council to reject intentions to turn it into a tool to pursue national political interests, saying Trump’s administration regards the Security Council as its “toolbox”.

  • Lavrov 2018-02-06 17:19

    Lavrov to Le Drian:

    Sochi Congress gives positive impetus to Geneva process

    MOSCOW, Feb. 6 (MNA) – Russia’s Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov, and his French counterpart, Jean-Yves Le Drian, stressed that there is no alternative to the settlement of Syria’s crisis on the basis of United Nations Security Council Resolution 2254.

  • Turkey,French 2018-02-04 10:56

    Erdogan, Macron discuss Afrin operation over phone

    ISTANBUL, Feb. 04 (MNA) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron discussed Turkey’s ongoing Operation Olive Branch in Syria’s northwestern region of Afrin over the phone, a Turkish presidential source said on Saturday.

  • عباس عراقچی 2018-02-02 18:03

    US desperate efforts to get Iran file to UNSC defeated

    TEHRAN, Feb. 02 (MNA) – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Seyyed Abbas Araghchi told reporters on Friday that US efforts to file against Iran at the Security Council of the United Nations have failed.

  • نشست خبری عباس عراقچی 2018-02-02 15:06

    US after violating JCPOA from beginning: Deputy FM

    TEHRAN, Feb. 02 (MNA) – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Seyyed Abbas Araghchi said on Friday that the Americans did not intend to abide by the letters of the JCPOA from the very beginning.

  • Lavrov 2018-01-31 14:05


    Sochi Congress succeeded as 1st step to settle Syrian crisis

    MOSCOW, Jan. 31 (MNA) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that the Syrian National Dialogue Congress in Sochi “has succeeded in general as a first step towards settling the crisis in Syria,” indicating that it contributes to the practical implementation of Security Council’s resolution No. 2254.

  • Alexander Lavrentiev 2018-01-31 13:21


    Sochi Congress incentive for success of Geneva process

    MOSCOW, Jan. 31 (MNA) – The Russian President’s special envoy to Syria Alexander Lavrentiev stressed that the Syrian National Dialogue Congress in Sochi will be an incentive for the success of the Geneva process to settle the crisis in Syria according to Security Council resolution No. 2254.

  • Lavrov, De Mistura 2018-01-27 10:04

    Lavrov, De Mistura discuss preparations for SNDC

    MOSCOW, Jan. 27(MNA) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov discussed the preparations for the Syrian National Dialogue Congress in Sochi with UN Special Envoy on Syria Staffan De Mistura in a phone call on Friday.

  • al habib 2018-01-26 10:54

    Iran's amb. to UN:

    Israeli regime core of ME crises

    TEHRAN, Jan. 26 (MNA) – Iran's Ambassador to United Nations Es'hagh Al Habib said on Thursday that occupation of the Palestinian land is the core and central of all conflicts in the Middle East.

  • Lavrov 2018-01-23 12:46

    Lavrov stresses Russia’s support to political settlement in Syria

    MOSCOW, Jan. 23 (MNA) – Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov reiterated Moscow’s support for a political settlement to the crisis in Syria in accordance with UN Security Council Resolution No. 2254.

  • روحانی 2018-01-20 19:44

    JCPOA base for Iran-Europe expansion of ties: Pres. Rouhani

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) – New Polish Ambassador to Tehran Jarosław Marcin Domański submitted his credentials to Iranian President Rouhani who attached great importance to JCPOA as a base for Iran-Europe relations.