Pompeo Urges U.N. to Extend Iran Arms Embargo

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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called on the United Nations Protection Council to lengthen a five-year ban on conventional weapons trade with Iran that is set to expire in October, whilst his Iranian counterpart warned of dire implications of these types of an action.

The top U.S. diplomat urged the council, which convened in a virtual session to think about the 2015 worldwide nuclear settlement with Iran, to act in provider of its founding mission to ensure worldwide peace and safety.

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