08 August 2020


UN set for showdown over US Iran arms embargo push (17)
In this file photo US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a press conference at the State Department in Washington, DC, on March 25, 2020. August 7: the UN Security Council is set next week to roundly reject a US resolution to extend an Iranian arms embargo, diplomats say, setting up a lengthy showdown with repercussions for the Iran nuclear deal.
US ambassador says Iran is world No, 1 sponsor of terrorism (1)
By EDITH M. LEDERER , Associated Press, Associated Press 2020/08/07 06:18 UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations called Iran "the world's number one sponsor of terrorism" on Thursday and warned Russia and China that they will become "co-sponsors" if they block a resolution to extend the U.N.
Iran: Unilateralism Worsening US Isolation (2)
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran's Ambassador to China Mohammad Keshavarzzadeh underlined that the US unilateralism has aggravated Washington's isolation in the international circles and bodies. "The Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson has stated his country's opposition to extension of Iran's arms sanctions as stated in the bullying remarks of the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on a draft resolution to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) proposing extending arms
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