Tuesday, September 17, 2019 10:50


Iranian FM to brief Parliament on UN visit, historic phone call

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will report to the Iranian Parliament regarding the phone call placed by the U.S. president to the Iranian president. » read more

IRGC, clergy announce strong approval of Rohani’s UN speech

President Hassan Rohani’s speech to the United Nations has been lauded by senior Revolutionary Guards commanders and members of the clergy in Iran. » read more

Rohani calls for peace and moderation

Iranian President Hassan Rohani addressed the UN General Assembly today, Wednesday September 25, emphasizing that relations between Iran and the U.S. can be managed if the political will exists on both sides. » read more

Dead blogger’s mother implores UN chief for help

On the occasion of President Hassan Rohani’s trip to New York, Gohar Eshghi, the mother of Sattar Beheshti, the jailed blogger who died while in custody, has written to the UN Secretary General to urge the Iranian president to push for a fair investigation of her son’s case. » read more

UN official visits Iran to elicit more aid for Syrians

Valerie Amos, the UN’s humanitarian chief, met with Iranian officials on Sunday September 15 to secure more humanitarian assistance for Syrian civilians caught in their country’s ongoing conflict. » read more

UN group decries opposition house arrests

The house arrest of three Iranian opposition leaders has been challenged by the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention (WGAD), which has called on the Islamic Republic government to release MirHosein Mousavi, Mehdi Karroubi and Zahra Rahnavard. » read more