The US administration is reportedly distancing itself from a plan recently unveiled by its UN Ambassador Nikkie Haley to single out Iran at an upcoming UN Security Council meeting, fearing a backlash from its own allies over Washington’s exit from the 2015 nuclear deal.
Iran has censured US President Donald Trump’s latest decision to chair a United UN Security Council (UNSC) meeting against the Islamic Republic, saying such a meeting is meant to divert the world’s attention from American and Israeli violations of international law and the very same Council’s resolutions.
Two-thirds of the 15 United Nations Security Council (UNSC) member states have raised alarm over the non-implementation of a 2016 resolution which urges the Israeli regime to stop its settlement expansion on occupied Palestinian territory.
The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has called on Myanmar’s government to hold accountable the perpetrators of widespread violence against the Rohingya Muslim minority in the Buddhist-majority country’s northwest over the past year and a half.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said a recent resolution against Tehran drafted by the UK in the United Nations Security Council is an attempt to cover up Washington and London’s roles in Saudi Arabia’s war in Yemen.
Russia has laid the groundwork for a likely veto on Monday of a British, US and French bid for the United Nations Security Council to call out Iran over the claims about its weapons falling into the hands of Yemen's Houthis.