Thursday, October 19th | 29 Tishri 5778

Close

Be in the know!

Get our exclusive daily news briefing.

Subscribe
August 22, 2012 12:25 pm

UN Chief Will Travel to Iran Against Wishes of U.S., Israel

avatar by News Editor

Email a copy of "UN Chief Will Travel to Iran Against Wishes of U.S., Israel" to a friend

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon. Photo: wiki commons.

The Independent/Reuters – UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon plans to attend a summit meeting of leaders of non-aligned developing nations in Tehran next week, defying calls from the United States and Israel to boycott the event, UN diplomats said today.

A spokesman for Iran’s UN mission said it appeared that Ban would be attending the summit next week, though he declined to speak on behalf of the secretary-general’s office.

Read full story.

Share this Story: Share On Facebook Share On Twitter Email This Article

Let your voice be heard!

Join the Algemeiner

Algemeiner.com