Saturday, August 24, 2019 12:11

Ban Ki-moon

Rohani tells UN chief he’s optimisic about nuclear deal

Iranian President Hassan Rohani says that “so long as the rights of the Iranian people are not compromised”, Iran is prepared to enter into an agreement with world powers. » read more

UN Secretary General issues Norooz greeting

Ban Ki-moon Secretary General of the United Nations issued a message on the occasion of the International Day of Nowruz evoking the power of culture to promote peace. » read more

Iran’s official invitation to peace talks under consideration

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has once again announced his support for Iran’s participation in the Geneva 2 talks about the Syrian conflict, adding that officials are considering an official invitation. » read more

UN chief roots for Iran as part of Syrian peace talks

The UN Secretary General has announced that he hopes the obstacles keeping Iran from taking part in the Geneva 2 talks will soon be removed. » read more

UN head praises Nowruz as unifying force

The UN Secretary General issued a message on the occasion of Nowruz and the arrival of spring. » read more

Iran tells UN leader to remain impartial

Iran’s envoy to the United Nations has urged Ban Ki-moon to maintain his impartiality after the Secretary General joined the U.S. Secretary of State in expressing concern about Iran’s nuclear program. » read more

UN leader condemns attack on Iraqi camp

Ban Ki-moon has condemned the attack on Camp Liberty, the refugee camp for the People’s Mojahedin Organization, also known as the Mujahedin-e Khalq (MEK), and he called on Iraqi authorities to investigate the matter. » read more

Iranian MP says U.S. sanctions reaching critical stage

An Iranian MP says U.S. sanctions on the Islamic Republic are moving to the stage of oil for food. » read more

Iranian medical official chides UN over sanctions

The head of Iran’s Medical Council has written to Ban Ki-moon to protest against the UN General Secreatry’s “silence” in view of medical sanctions being imposed on Iran. » read more

UN says sanctions harming Iranian people

The United Nations Secretary General says Iranians are feeling the pressure of sanctions in the form of inflation, rising unemployment and a shortage of lifesaving medicines. » read more