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  • UN chief 2017-08-15 14:29

    UN chief condemns attacks on peacekeeping mission in Mali 

    NEW YORK, Aug. 15 (MNA) – UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Monday condemned the attacks against the camps of the UN peacekeeping mission in Mali.

  • دیدار فرستاده ویژه سازمان ملل در امور یمن با وزیر امور خارجه 2017-08-13 09:21

    By: Mohammadreza Abbasi

    Zarif meets with UN envoy for Yemen

    TEHRAN, Aug. 13 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and United Nations Special Envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed met on Saturday.

  • Alison Smale 2017-08-10 16:32

    Alison Smale of UK named new UN communications chief

    TEHRAN, Aug. 10 (MNA) – United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has appointed Alison Smale of the United Kingdom as the next Under-Secretary-General for Global Communications, United Nations Department of Public Information.

  • امیرعبداللهیان 2017-08-08 10:35

    Iran urges intl. community to support Iraq's unity, territorial integrity

    TEHRAN, Aug. 08 (MNA) – Parliament's General Director for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian has said the international community should support the Iraqi government and people, as well as its territorial integrity.

  •  indigenous peoples  2017-08-08 10:25

    End to discrimination against indigenous peoples demanded at UN

    NEW YORK, Aug. 08 (MNA) – Experts in human rights from the United Nations today demanded an end to the discrimination against the indigenous peoples, on the occasion of Indigenous Peoples World Day on August 9.

  • کمال خرازی 2017-08-07 14:33


    Mogherini had no answer to EU backing US on anti-Iranian statement

    TEHRAN, Aug. 07 (MNA) – Head of Iran's Strategic Council on Foreign Relations said EU foreign policy chief Mogherini had no answer to European troika’s backing of US on issuing a statement against Iran’s recent test-launch of a satellite rocket.

  • زخم های برجای مانده بر پیکر موصل‎ 2017-08-02 12:00


    Terrorists killed 241 Iraqis in July 2017

    TEHRAN, Aug. 02 (MNA) – A total of 241 Iraqi civilians were killed and another 277 injured in acts of terrorism, violence and armed conflict in Iraq in July 2017, according to casualty figures recorded by the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI).

  • گسترش وبا در یمن 2017-07-26 11:14

    UN agencies urge Intl. community to greatly increase support to Yemen

    WASHINGTON, Jul. 26 (MNA) – UNICEF, WFP and WHO called on the global community to substantially increase assistance to Yemen.

  • اسحاق آل حبیب 2017-07-26 10:52

    Iran’s UN envoy:

    Israel's occupation core of all regional crises

    TEHRAN, Jul. 26 (MNA) – Iran’s Ambassador to United Nations said Tue. that the occupation of Palestinian territories by the Israeli regime, emboldened by Trump’s administration, is the core of all current crises in the Middle East.

  • زندگی روزمره در مناطق جنگی سوریه 2017-07-24 11:50


    6.9mn Syrians still uncertain about next meal

    TEHRAN, Jul. 24 (MNA) – Food security in parts of Syria is slightly better than the same time last year due to an improved security situation and enhanced access to humanitarian assistance, but the overall situation remains far worse than before the war, two UN agencies warned.

  • cholera in Yemen 2017-07-22 11:41

    Violence, cholera lethal combination affecting Yemen

    NEW YORK, Jul. 22 (MNA) – United Nations (UN) agencies warned today about the devastating impact on the Yemeni population of the violence and the cholera epidemics that are affecting that country in the Arabian peninsula.

  • مستند «نلسون ماندلا برای هميشه» 2017-07-19 10:22

    UN chief :

    World improving actions best tribute to Mandela

    TEHRAN, Jul. 19 (MNA) – United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres in his message on Nelson Mandela International Day, 18 July 2017, said the best tribute we can pay this great man is not words or in ceremonies, but actions that improve our world.

  • zarif at ECOSOC 2017-07-19 09:34

    Zarif calls on developed states to aid others for eradicating poverty

    TEHRAN, Jul. 19 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Zarif called on developed countries to fulfill their commitments on the provision of financial resources, technology transfer and capacity-building without politicizing that process.

  • گسترش شیوع وبا در یمن 2017-07-17 15:11

    Yemeni deputy health min.:

    Saudi bombing of Yemen’s hospitals ‘war crime’

    TEHRAN, Jul. 17 (MNA) – Yemen's Deputy Minister of health in an exclusive interview with MNA said Yemen blockade prevents delivery of humanitarian aid and intl. aid only provides for 15% of the needs of the war-stricken country.

  • سازمان ملل متحد 2017-07-16 10:23

    SCI, UNFPA to launch joint cooperation

    TEHRAN, Jul. 16 (MNA) – UN Population Fund's representative to Iran, while pointing to aging population as a major issue in the country, said joint partnership programs could provide solutions to the concern.

  • UN SG 2017-07-15 15:18

    UNSG issues statement on JCPOA’s 2nd anniversary

    TEHRAN, Jul. 15 (MNA) – António Guterres, United Nations Secretary-General, has issued has issued a statement on the occasion of the second anniversary of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • ظریف تلفن 2017-07-14 20:16

    Zarif talks with counterparts on bilateral ties

    TEHRAN, Jul. 14 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif talked with foreign ministers of Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan, Kenya and the Republic of Kazakhstan on Friday.

  • GENEVA 2017-07-13 15:23

    Syrian opposition, UN experts achieve progress in talks on working documents

    GENEVA, Jul. 13 (MNA) – The three Syrian opposition groups and UN experts are discussing the possible outcome of the Syrian future, a special source told Sputnik.

  • Zarif plane 2017-07-13 11:31

    Zarif departs for New York on Thu.

    TEHRAN, Jul. 13 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Zarif and his accompanying delegation have left Tehran early Thursday to take part in the UN meeting of the high-level political forum.

  • محمد جواد ظریف 2017-07-11 11:50

    Zarif to address US Foreign Relations Council

    TEHRAN, Jul. 11 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is scheduled to deliver a keynote speech to the US Council on Foreign Relations on 17 July.

  • سخنگوی وزارت بهداشت یمن 2017-07-10 16:03

    Yemeni official:

    Intl. community ignores Yemenis cry for help

    TEHRAN, Jul. 10 (MNA) – Spokesman of the Yemeni Health Ministry Abdul Hakim al-Kahlani said cholera disease was rife in his country with intruders being the main cause.

  • رمزی عزالدین رمزی 2017-07-08 14:35

    Deputy UN Syria envoy in Damascus for Geneva talks preparations

    DAMASCUS, Jul. 08 (MNA) – According to reports, Deputy UN Special Envoy Ramzy Ezzeldin Ramzy for Syria arrived in Damascus to discuss preparations for the next round of the Geneva talks on Syria.

  • رضا نجفی 2017-07-08 09:19

    Iran voices strong support for NPT

    TEHRAN, Jul. 08 (MNA) – Iran’s representative at UN Conference to Negotiate a Legally Binding Instrument to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons has voiced Islamic Republic’s strong support for international efforts toward total elimination of these weapons.

  • Dubai 2017-07-05 23:33

    Dubai Intl. award for best practices in association with UN-Habitat

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – The Dubai Municipality and UN-Habitat have launched “The Dubai International Award for Best Practices” competition on Best Practices.

  • کنفرانس بین المللی مقابله با گرد و غبار 2017-07-05 09:51

    Ministerial board of SDS conference releases declaration for future coop.

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Ministerial board of International Conference on Sands and Dust Storms released a statement on the agenda for future cooperation.

  • اریک سولهایم - کراپ‌شده 2017-07-04 15:53

    Intl. dialogue on water conflicts to improve regional security

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme Erik Solheim said that the solution to environmental conflicts should be according to knowledge-based dialogue between nations which would help improve the security of the region.

  • نشست مقابله با گرد و غبار اکو 2017-07-04 15:24

    Tehran to host ECO workshop on sand storm

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – The Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) will hold a consultation workshop on combatting desertification in Tehran on 5-6 July.

  • نیروهای عراقی 2017-07-04 08:26

    Terrorists killed, wounded 715 Iraqis in June

    TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) – A total of 415 Iraqi civilians were killed and another 300 injured in acts of terrorism, violence and armed conflict in Iraq in June 2017, UNAMI says.

  • sandstorm conf 2017-07-03 08:56

    Intl. Conf. on Combating Sand, Dust Storms kicks off in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) – Hosted by Department of Environment and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran, the International Conference on Combating Sand and Dust Storms kicked off in Tehran on Monday.

  • نشست خبری کنفرانس بین المللی مقابله با گرد و غبار 2017-07-01 15:59

    By: Majid Asgaripour

    Intl. conf. on dust storms holds presser

    TEHRAN, Jul. 01 (MNA) – Press conference of "The International Conference on Combating Sand and Dust Storms: Challenges and Practical Solutions" was held on Saturday in attendance of Head of Iran's Department of Environment and UN representative in Tehran Gary Lewis.