Saudi Energy Minister Khalid Falih rejected speculations that Riyadh is studying the prospects of the elimination of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), stressing that no plan to that effect is on agenda.
Independent Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont predicts that US President Donald Trump’s agenda would be dead if Democrats win a majority in either the House or Senate in the upcoming midterm elections, but also says that the Democratic Party is not doing enough to support liberal non-establishment candidates.
The Foreign Ministry Spokesman said Sunday that Iranian foreign minister will leave Tehran for the Balkans region and Eastern Europe on Monday along with a high-ranking economic and political delegation.
The UN Security Council’s meeting held over the recent riots in Iran, under pressure from the United States, did not go as planned and instead turned into the scene of objections to Washington's policies by three veto-holding permanent members of the Council, namely Russia, China and France. Press TV has spoken to Scott Rickard, a political analyst, and Adam Garrie, the managing editor of theduran.com, about Washington's stance on the latest events in Iran.
Iran says there are no plans for a meeting between Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his American counterpart on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly session, after media reports hinted of such a meeting.
A Ugandan economic affairs officer at the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) based in Addis Ababa Dr. Paul Mpuga has called for the alignment of the sustainable development goals (SDGs) with Agenda 2063 for easy implementation.
A delegation of Yemeni Houthi Ansarullah members has traveled to Iraq to meet with senior Iraqi officials as part of lobbying efforts to gain international recognition for a political body formed by Ansarullah and allied factions to run Yemen.