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UNGA Resolution on Iran Human Rights Lacks Legal Effect 19 Dec 2020

UNGA Resolution on Iran Human Rights Lacks Legal Effect

Iran has condemned a resolution passed by the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on the human rights situation in the Islamic Republic, saying the document lacks legal status.

Spokesman Deplores UNGA Human Rights Resolution against Iran 15 Nov 2019

Spokesman Deplores UNGA Human Rights Resolution against Iran

Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman denounced the ratification of a recent human rights resolution by the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) against Iran.

JCPOA Ministers May Meet at UNGA 21 Jul 2018

JCPOA Ministers May Meet at UNGA

A ministerial meeting on the fate of Iran’s nuclear deal is likely to be held in New York in late September, says a senior Russian official. Foreign ministers of the remaining signatories to the agreement may meet on the sidelines of the upcoming UN General Assembly, Mikhail Ulyanov, Russia’s permanent representative to international organizations in […]

Iran FM, UNGA president meet in New York 21 Apr 2018

Iran FM, UNGA president meet in New York

The Iranian foreign minister and the current president of the UN General Assembly have sat down for talks in New York. In the Friday meeting, FM Mohammad Javad Zarif and Miroslav Lajčák exchanged views on the developments at the UN body, and the upcoming conference on sustaining peace. They also discussed the holding of a high-level meeting in July on dealing with pollution caused by particulate matters, an […]

‘UNGA draft resolution turns combating SDS into a global issue’ 25 Dec 2017

‘UNGA draft resolution turns combating SDS into a global issue’

TEHRAN — The adoption of a draft on combating sand and dust storms (SDS) in the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 72) will turn it into a global issue which can garner international support to tackle its detrimental effects, the Iranian ambassador to the UN said. The 72nd session of the UN […]

UNGA Resolution Reaffirms World Stance on Al-Quds: UN Rapporteur 23 Dec 2017

UNGA Resolution Reaffirms World Stance on Al-Quds: UN Rapporteur

A United Nations rights expert hailed a unanimous vote by the UN General Assembly against the US administration’s decision to recognize al-Quds as the capital of Israel, saying the resolution reaffirmed the international community’s long-standing principles towards al-Quds. In an interview with the Tasnim News Agency, Michael Lynk, the United Nations Human Rights Council’s Special […]

13 Sep 2017

Iran to bring forth Rohingya carnage at UNGA meeting

TEHRAN – Iran’s Bahram Ghasemi said that the annual meeting of the United Nations General Assembly is a good chance for discussing the issue of Myanmar. “Regarding the responsibility the Islamic Republic of Iran bears about the Muslims of the world, we will concentrate the whole of our efforts for restoring the rights of this […]