Iran urges nuclear disarmament
Iran's Ambassador to the United Nations Gholam Ali Khoshroo renewed the country's call for the total eradication of nuclear weapons.
Addressing a meeting of the UN General Assembly to study the annual report of the International Court of Justice (ICJ), Khoshroo said that the ICJ is playing a key role in the peaceful settlement of disputes.
The Iranian envoy, speaking on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement, added that NAM urges UN institutions to consult the Court about their legal issues, Tasnim reported.
Referring to the ICJ consultative vote on the illegitimacy of any threat or use of nuclear weapons, he called for the destruction of all nuclear weapons across the globe.