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19 July 2016- Statement by H.E. Mr. Golam Ali Khoshroo, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Iran (IR) to the UN On behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement Before the Security Council Open Debate on the Working Methods of the Council
Statement by H.E. Mr. Golam Ali Khoshroo, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of  Iran (IR) to the UN  On behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement before the Security Council Open Debate on the Working Methods of the Council 19 July 2016, New York   Mr. President, I have the honor... 
13 July 2016- Statement by H. E. Gholam Hossein Dehghani, Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran at the General Assembly High-Level Thematic Debate on Human Rights
Statement by H. E. Gholam Hossein Dehghani, Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran  at the General Assembly High-Level Thematic Debate on Human Rights  (New York , 13 July 2016)   Mr. President,   The Islamic Republic of Iran appreciates... 
7 July 2016- Statement by: H.E. Mr. Gholamali Khoshroo, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations, Before the General Assembly On Agenda item 117: “The United Nations Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy”
Statement by: H.E. Mr. Gholamali Khoshroo,  Ambassador and Permanent Representative  of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations,  Before the General Assembly On Agenda item 117: “The United Nations Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy” New York, 7 July 2016 Mr.... 
30 June 2016- Intervention by Mr. Mohammad Hassani Nejad P. Counsellor – Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the UN Informal Consultation on enhancing participation of indigenous people
Intervention by Mr. Mohammad Hassani Nejad P. Counsellor – Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the UN Informal Consultation on enhancing participation of indigenous people (New York – 30 June 2016) Mm. Ambassador, Indigenous peoples have historically been deprived... 
28 June 2016- Statement by Mr. Mohammad Hassani Nejad Pirkouhi. Counsellor, Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the UN at the UN-WOMEN Annual Session: under Agenda item 2 Mid-term Review of 2014-2017 Strategic Plan
Statement by Mr. Mohammad Hassani Nejad Pirkouhi. Counsellor, Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the UN at the UN-WOMEN Annual Session: under Agenda item 2 Mid-term Review of 2014-2017 Strategic Plan (New York, 27-28 June 2016)   Mm. President, At the outset, I would... 
21 June 2016- Statement by H.E. Gh. Dehghani, Ambassador and Charge d’Affairs a.i. of the Permanent Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations before the informal meeting of the United Nations General Assembly on the Humanitarian Situation in Syria
Statement by H.E. Gh. Dehghani, Ambassador and Charge d’Affairs a.i. of the Permanent Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations before the informal meeting of the United Nations General Assembly on the Humanitarian Situation in Syria 21 June 2016 Mr.... 
20 June 2016- Statement by Mr. Hossein Maleki, Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran On behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement At the Special Committee on Decolonization (C24) On the issue of Decolonization, including the Question of Puerto Rico
Statement by Mr. Hossein Maleki, Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran On behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement At the Special Committee on Decolonization (C24) On the issue of Decolonization, including the Question of Puerto Rico 20 June 2016, New York In the Name of God,... 
13 June 2016- General Statement by the Islamic Republic of Iran on the Israeli Regime’s Candidacy for Chairmanship of the 6th Committee of the 71st Session of the General Assembly
General Statement by the Islamic Republic of Iran on the Israeli Regime’s Candidacy for Chairmanship of the 6th Committee of the 71st Session of the General Assembly 13 June 2016- New York Mr. Chairman, Allow me to begin by condemning the terrorist attack occurred yesterday... 
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Iran rejects French envoy’s biased remarks

Iran rejects French envoy’s biased remarks Press TV- (Tue Jul 19, 2016) Iran has lashed out at the French ambassador to the UN for making “consciously biased” remarks about Tehran’s role in the Middle East, saying such fabricated claims [more]

US gets low grade in JCPOA implementation: Iran FM

US gets low grade in JCPOA implementation: Iran FM Press TV- (Mon Jul 18, 2016) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the United States will likely receive a low grade for its commitment to implementation of last July’s nuclear [more]

All sides must remain committed to nuclear deal: Mogherini

All sides must remain committed to nuclear deal: Mogherini Press TV- (Thu Jul 14, 2016) The EU has urged all parties to uphold their commitments to the landmark deal struck between Tehran and six world powers last year amid Iran’s complaints that it has not [more]

Iran rejects NATO claims on missile work

Iran rejects NATO claims on missile work Press TV- (Mon Jul 11, 2016) The Iranian Foreign Ministry has dismissed a recent NATO communiqué concerning the Islamic Republic’s missile program as “a repetition of past baseless [more]

Iran president vows full support for Iraq’s anti-terror fight

Iran president vows full support for Iraq’s anti-terror fight Press TV- (Mon Jul 11, 2016) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says the Islamic Republic will always stand by the Iraqi government and nation in the fight against terrorism and help protect the holy [more]

Iran, Bulgaria ink MoUs to expand bilateral relations

Iran, Bulgaria ink MoUs to expand bilateral relations Press TV- (Mon Jul 11, 2016) The Islamic Republic of Iran and Bulgaria have signed three memoranda of understanding (MoUs) to further promote bilateral relations in various fields, including agriculture, [more]

Iran condemns US exploitation of intl. banking system, seizure of assets

Iran condemns US exploitation of intl. banking system, seizure of assets Press TV- (Fri Jul 8, 2016) Iran’s Ambassador to the United Nations has denounced a US Supreme Court ruling that allows for the seizure of frozen Iranian assets, describing the measure as a clear [more]

Full support for Afghanistan, Iran's core policy: Rouhani

Full support for Afghanistan, Iran's core policy: Rouhani Press TV- (Tue Jul 5, 2016 ) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says providing the central government in Afghanistan with full support is one of the fundamental policies of the Islamic Republic. “We [more]

Iran not to rest until terror defeated: Zarif

Iran not to rest until terror defeated: Zarif Press TV- (Mon Jul 4, 2016) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Iran will not give up the fight against terrorism until terrorists and their ideology are defeated. “We should not and [more]

Iranian President Rouhani urges firm action over Saudi embassy raids

Iranian President Rouhani urges firm action over Saudi embassy raids Press TV- (Tue Jun 28, 2016 ) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has called for firm judicial action against the individuals involved in raids on Saudi diplomatic perimeters in two Iranian cities back in [more]

Jordan wants to boost diplomatic ties with Iran

Press TV- (Tue Jun 21, 2016) Jordan's Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh says his country seeks to boost diplomatic relations with Iran. Judeh, who is also Jordan’s Deputy Prime Minister, made the comments [more]

Iran MPs rap UN removal of Saudi Arabia from child abuse list

Iran MPs rap UN removal of Saudi Arabia from child abuse list Press TV- (Tue Jun 21, 2016) Over 200 Iranian lawmakers have condemned the United Nations for removing Saudi Arabia from a blacklist for overwhelmingly violating children’s rights in Yemen, a member of [more]

Iran’s Foreign Ministry appoints new spokesman

Iran’s Foreign Ministry appoints new spokesman Press TV- (Sun Jun 19, 2016) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has appointed the Foreign Ministry's new spokesman, who will also head the ministry's Center for Public and Media [more]

Anti-terror fight requires common global strategy: Iran

Anti-terror fight requires common global strategy: Iran Press TV- (Tue Jun 14, 2016) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the fight against extremism and terrorism requires a common global strategy. “All must understand that this (terrorism) [more]

‘Iran, Russia, Syria resolute in fighting terror’

‘Iran, Russia, Syria resolute in fighting terror’ Press TV- (Fri Jun 10, 2016) Iran’s top security chief says a trilateral meeting of defense ministers in Tehran indicates that Russia, Syria and Iran are determined in countering Takfiri [more]

Iran renews call for rationality over Mideast crises

Iran renews call for rationality over Mideast crises Press TV- (Tue Jun 7, 2016) A senior Iranian diplomat has reiterated the Islamic Republic’s stance on the necessity of solving conflicts in the Middle East through rationality and diplomacy. Iranian [more]

Iran sole country in Middle East with free elections: Zarif

Iran sole country in Middle East with free elections: Zarif Press TV- (Wed Jun 1, 2016) Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the Islamic Republic is the sole country in the Middle East region with free elections. The top Iranian diplomat made the [more]

Iran FM urges US to take more steps over nuclear deal

Iran FM urges US to take more steps over nuclear deal Press TV- (Tue May 31, 2016) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the US should take more steps toward   guaranteeing trade and banking relations with Iran under last year’s nuclear [more]

UN official stresses Iran’s role in Syria peace process

UN official stresses Iran’s role in Syria peace process Press TV- (Thu May 26, 2016) A senior UN official has emphasized Iran’s role in efforts to resolve the deadly crisis in Syria, saying Tehran’s initiatives could facilitate the peace process. Ramzi [more]

Iran, India, Afghanistan sign Chabahar transit agreement

Press TV- (Mon May 23, 2016 ) Iran, India and Afghanistan sign a key trilateral deal, known as the Chabahar agreement, to establish a strategic transit and transport route connecting the three [more]

Iran condemns Daesh terror attacks in Baghdad

Iran condemns Daesh terror attacks in Baghdad Press TV- (Wed May 18, 2016 ) Iran has condemned an intensified wave of terror attacks affecting the Iraqi capital and its surroundings, urging more international support for the violence-torn Arab [more]

Presidents of Iran, Croatia call for closer anti-terror cooperation

Presidents of Iran, Croatia call for closer anti-terror cooperation Press TV- (Wed May 18) Iran and Croatia have emphasized their determination to step up Tehran-Zagreb cooperation in the fight against terrorism and extremism, particularly in the troubled Middle East [more]

Global opposition to Israel good omen: Iran

Global opposition to Israel good omen: Iran Press TV- (Mon May 16, 2016) Iran has welcomed the growing wave of international opposition to the Israeli regime’s continued illegal settlement construction in the occupied Palestinian [more]

Foreign intervention behind Takfiri rise: Iran

Foreign intervention behind Takfiri rise: Iran Press TV -(Thu May 12, 2016) Iran says foreign military intervention in the Middle East is behind the rise of extremist and terrorist networks. Addressing a UN Security Council open debate [more]