UNSC Members Oppose US' Demand for Economic Embargo on Iran
The United States' attempt to extend the economic sanctions on Iran has been rejected by 13 of the 15 UN Security Council members. Earlier, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has submitted a letter, demanding actions against Iran, in the UN. The US accused Iran of non-compliance with the terms of the 2015 nuclear deal. The 2015 nuclear deal intended to keep Iran in check against developing nuclear weapons.