United Nations



  • Assad-Guterres 2017-04-24 10:09

    Assad receives congratulation cable from Guterres on Independence Day

    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.

  • s arabia women 2017-04-24 09:02

    Making an arsonist the fire chief:

    Saudis elected to UN women's rights board

    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.

  • mother earth 2017-04-23 11:54

    UN celebrates International Day of Mother Earth

    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.

  • khoshroo 2017-04-20 12:01

    Khoshroo calls world to stand against intimidation, bullyism        

    TEHRAN, Apr. 20 (MNA) – Iranian ambassador to UN, Khoshroo, condemned the use of unilateral power as a measure contributing to extremism, violence, and threat.

  • Yury Fedotov 2017/04/18

    By:Yury Fedotov

    Somali piracy disremembered

    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.

  • پرچم ایران و عراق 2017-04-17 16:08

    Iran, Iraq to set up joint center for dust suppression

    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 2017-04-17 15:27

    Russia, UN, US to discuss Syria in Geneva April 24

    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.

  • انفجار انتحاری در سوریه 2017-04-16 14:26

    UN condemns terrorist attack on Kefraya, al-Fouaa locals

    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.

  • Stephane Dujarric 2017-04-12 08:37

    UN to begin Syria probe only after use of chemicals in Idlib attack confirmed

    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.

  • Rwanda Genocide 2017-04-08 13:02

    Guterres calls for assurance Rwanda Genocide never occurs again

    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.

  • unsc 2017-04-08 11:41

    Syria UN official:

    US aggression on Syria wrong message to terrorists to use chemical weapons

    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.

  • Guterres 2017-04-08 11:14


    No alternative for political solution for crisis in Syria

    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.

  • khoshroo 2017-04-08 09:45

    Iran UN envoy:

    Asylum seekers symptoms of deeper problems

    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.

  • UNFPA 2017-04-05 14:30

    UN calls for financial support after US funding withdrawal

    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.

  • خوشرو 2017-03-28 23:26

    Non-participation of Nuke states sign of non-commitment to NPT

    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.

  • پرچم چین 2017/03/26

    By Shamshad Akhtar

    China: Belt and Road Initiative

    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.

  • odessa 2017-03-26 13:42

    Antiwar Coalition calls attentions to Ukraine’s Odessa

    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.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-03-25 10:00

    FM Spox:

    Renewing UN special rapporteur mandate ‘politically-motivated’

    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.

  • خوشرو 2017-03-22 10:42

    UN envoy:

    No travel ban can stop Nowruz message of peace

    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.

  • جنگ در غرب موصل‎ 2017-03-21 13:49

    More camps needed to accommodate Mosul refugees: UN

    MOSCOW, Mar. 21 (MNA) – The UN need to build more camps for Mosul migrants, Deputy Spokesman for the UN Secretary-General Farhan Haq said.

  • north korea 2017-03-20 11:14

    N Korea calls for Forum of International Legal Experts

    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.

  • khoshroo 2017-03-19 11:47


    Iran welcomes peaceful settlement of armed conflict in Syria

    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.

  • غلامعلی خوشرو 2017-03-16 13:52


    Occupationism root cause of human trafficking

    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.

  • Women 2017-03-14 11:49

    G77 supports women victims of poverty, violence

    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 2017-03-14 09:16

    Third Astana talks kicks off with Russia-UN bilateral meeting

    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.

  • Palestine 2017-03-13 13:56

    UN warns of humanitarian impact of Israeli colonization in Palestine

    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.

  • سازمان ملل 2017-03-11 21:39

    UNSG report highlights measures on combating sexual exploitation, abuse

    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.

  • 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.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-03-11 09:53

    Iran blasts fresh Saudi airstrikes on Yemeni civilians

    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.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-03-09 14:00

    FM rejects UN Iran human rights report

    TEHRAN, Mar. 09 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry spokesperson has denounced the UN’s Iran human rights report as ‘unfair and politically motivated.’