DAMASCUS, Apr. 24 (MNA) – Syrian President Bashar al-Assad received on Sunday a cable of congratulation from United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres on the occasion of Syria’s Independence Day.
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TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (MNA) – Saudi Arabia, notorious for its poor record on women’s rights, has been elected to the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women.
NEW YORK, Apr. 23 (MNA) – The United Nations celebrates Saturday the International Day of Mother Earth with a call to move towards sustainable development in harmony with nature.
TEHRAN, Apr. 20 (MNA) – Iranian ambassador to UN, Khoshroo, condemned the use of unilateral power as a measure contributing to extremism, violence, and threat.
TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Somali piracy off the Horn of Africa was once estimated by the World Bank to cost global trade billions of dollars, and to harm the fragile economies of countries in the region.
TEHRAN, Apr. 17(MNA) – Deputy head of the Department of Environment pointing to the meeting of environmental representatives of Iran and Iraq on Sunday, said the two sides decided to launch a joint center for inhibiting and reducing the damages of dust pollution.
GENEVA, Apr. 16 (MNA) – The representatives of Russia, the Unites States and the United Nations will meet in Geneva on April 24 for trilateral talks on Syria, a diplomatic source told Sputnik on Monday.
NEW YORK, Apr. 16 (MNA) –The UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres condemned the terrorist bombing which took place in al-Rashideen area, western Aleppo, near the buses which are transporting locals from the towns of Kefraya and al-Fouaa, underlining the need to bring those responsible for the violent act to justice.
NEW YORK, Apr. 12 (MNA) – UN Secretary-General spokesman Stephane Dujarric stated that the fact-finding mission of the OPCW began on the alleged use of chemical weapons in the province of Syria's Idlib.
TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres in his message on the International Day for Reflection on the Genocide in Rwanda, 7 April 2017, said the only way to truly honour the memory of those who were killed in Rwanda is to ensure that such events never occur again.
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NEW YORK, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Deputized chargé d’affaires of Syria’s permanent delegation at the UN Munzer Munzer said that the blatant US aggression on Syria sends the wrong message to terrorists as it will encourage them to use chemical weapons in the future.
NEW YORK, Apr. 08 (MNA) – UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres affirmed that there’s no alternative for a political solution for the crisis in Syria, calling for self-restraint following the US aggression against Syria.
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TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Iran’s permanent representative envoy to the UN Khoshroo said refugees were subjects of international shared responsibility and protection as well as being symptoms of deeper problems.
NEW YORK, Apr. 05 (MNA) – UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres urged grantors to increase their financial support to the Population Fund (UNFPA), following the US decision to end funding for this agency.
NEW YORK, Mar. 28 (MNA) – Gholamali Khoshroo, Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to UN has addressed conference to negotiate a legally binding instrument to prohibit nuclear weapons.
By Shamshad Akhtar
TEHRAN, Mar. 26 (MNA) – Dr. Shamshad Akhtar, an Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations, reports on China’s contribution to developments for sustainable energy.
TEHRAN, Mar. 26 (MNA) – In a message released on Saturday, the United National Antiwar Coalition (UNAC) called for a campaign to support the people of Ukrainian city of Odessa under the title of the Odessa Solidarity Campaign.
TEHRAN, Mar. 25 (MNA) – Iran has slammed as ‘selective and blatantly politically-motivated’ the UN Human Rights Council's resolution to renew the mandate of the UN special rapporteur on the human rights situation in Iran.
TEHRAN, Mar. 22 (MNA) – Iran’s permanent representative envoy to the UN Khoshroo hailed the advent of Nowruz as the culture of peace, moderation and friendship at the time when all those values are threatened by extremism and hostility around the world.
MOSCOW, Mar. 21 (MNA) – The UN need to build more camps for Mosul migrants, Deputy Spokesman for the UN Secretary-General Farhan Haq said.
TEHRAN, Mar. 20 (MNA) – The North Korean Lawyers Committee in its white paper on Thursday called for convening the Forum of International Legal Experts to Clarify Legal Ground of the UN ‘Sanctions Resolutions’ against the DPRK.
TEHRAN, Mar. 19 (MNA) – Iran’s permanent representative envoy to the UN said Iran together with Russia and Turkey as Guarantor States will spare no efforts to guarantee the Ceasefire Regime in Syria, agreed on 30 December 2016.
NEW YORK, Mar. 16 (MNA) – Iran’s permanent representative envoy to the UN has urged global coordination to address occupationism as the major roots of human trafficking.
NEW YORK, Mar. 14 (MNA) – The Group of 77 + China backed up women stricken by poverty, violence and inequality, at the 61st session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW).
ASTANA, Mar. 14 (MNA) – A new meeting on Syrian settlement in the Kazakh capital has officially kicked off with a bilateral meeting between the UN and Russian delegations, a Sputnik correspondent reported on Tuesday.
NEW YORK, Mar. 13 (MNA) – The establishment and expansion of Israeli settlements are a source of vulnerability in the Palestinian population, the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) warned today.
TEHRAN, Mar. 11 (MNA) – The UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres released his report on Special Measures for Protection from Sexual Exploitation and Abuse: A New Approach for consideration by the General Assembly on Thursday, March 9 2017.
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.
TEHRAN, Mar. 11 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman strongly condemned Saudi-led air strikes on a market in Yemen city of Hodeidah that killed and injured a number of innocent civilians.
TEHRAN, Mar. 09 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry spokesperson has denounced the UN’s Iran human rights report as ‘unfair and politically motivated.’