Mohammad Javad Zarid arrives in New York
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarid landed in New York yesterday to take part at Economic and Social Council of the United Nations.
Economic and Social Council of the United Nations (ECOSOC)’s annual High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) is being held on July 9-18. There will be ministerial meetings on the last three days.
This year, the annual meeting is being held under the theme 'Empowering people and ensuring inclusiveness and equality.'
Zarif is expected to use the opportunity to raise the issue of unilateral U.S. sanctions that go against the sustainable development document, IRNA reported.