An Iranian deputy foreign minister said the United States only brought itself more isolation in the international community every time it tried to target Iran at the United Nations Security Council (UNSC).
United Nations Security Council (UNSC) envoys are set to visit Washington to see debris purportedly from a Yemeni missile that reached deep inside Saudi territory last year, with the US claiming that it was supplied by Iran.
The UN Security Council meeting was supposed to be about confidence-building in an age of widening nuclear proliferation. However, the session featured once again a big power showdown between Russia and the United States, CNN reported.
A United Nations Security Council meeting on Friday to discuss the protests in Iran turned into criticism of the United States for requesting to meet on what some member states said was an internal issue.
A United Nations Security Council meeting that centered on protests in Iran was another foreign policy blunder of US President Donald Trump’s administration, Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif wrote on his Twitter account.
The president of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) said the 15-member body is not currently planning to hold an emergency meeting on Iran after the US said it would make a call for an urgent session of the council to be held on the situation in Iran.
Representatives of some Arab countries in the UN sent a draft resolution to the Security Council and the General Assembly calling for repeal of US President Donald Trump's decision to move his country's embassy from Tel Aviv to Holy Quds.