Iran’s permanent ambassador to the United Nations office in Geneva has censured European states’ baseless accusations about human rights situation in the Islamic Republic, saying slandering others is in line with certain Western countries' colonial mentality and their delusions of grandeur.
European Council President Charles Michel said that sanctions relief under the Iran nuclear deal would continue to be effective, days after Washington's unilateral claim that UN sanctions against Tehran had been restored.
Russia said on Friday that the European Union’s decision not to recognize Alexander Lukashenko as the legitimate president of Belarus contradicted international law and amounted to indirect meddling in the country.
France opened an anti-terror investigation after two journalists were stabbed in Paris on Friday near the former offices of the Charlie Hebdo magazine that was attacked in 2015 after publishing offensive cartoons of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH).
Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh on Wednesday criticized US and certain European states' politicking and selective approach towards Tehran saying that has always dealt biggest blow to the principle of human rights.
The senior assistant of Iran’s Foreign Minister for Special Political Affairs and Sweden's Special Envoy for Yemen discussed possible ways to dispatch humanitarian supplies for the Yemeni people including food and medicine.