Trump faces pushback on Iran at UN Security Council

Trump faces pushback on Iran at UN Security CouncilPresident Donald Trump on Wednesday faced a rebuke of his hardline Iran policy at a UN Security Council meeting that laid bare a rift between the United States and other world powers. Presiding for the first time over a meeting of the United Nations’ body, Trump denounced the “horrible, one-sided” nuclear deal with Iran that he ditched in May, to the dismay of European allies.


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UN General Assembly Updates: Trump to Chair Security Council Meeting

  1. UN General Assembly Updates: Trump to Chair Security Council Meeting  New York Times
  2. Yes, world leaders laughed at Trump. But there was another, less obvious sign of diminishing US influence.  Washington Post
  3. Fact-checking Donald Trump’s United Nations speech  PolitiFact
  4. Opinion | Why India will struggle to join Iran’s sanctions busters  Livemint
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U.N. Security Council to discuss Syria's Idlib on Friday: Haley

U.N. Security Council to discuss Syria's Idlib on Friday: HaleyThe U.N. Security Council will hold a meeting on Friday on the situation in Syria’s Idlib province, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Tuesday, warning Syria’s government not to use chemical weapons ahead of a widely expected military offensive there. Russian and Syrian planes pounded areas on the western edge of Idlib, the last major rebel stronghold, on Tuesday, according to The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights and a rebel source.


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