US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Wednesday that Washington would submit a resolution to the United Nations Security Council next week to extend the United Nations arms embargo on Iran.
“Next week the United States will table a resolution in the Security Council to extend the arms embargo against Iran,” he said at a press conference before stressing that “the mission of the Council is to maintain international peace and security.” .
For example, he has stated that the body would “get into utter mockery of this mission if it allowed the main terrorist-promoting state to freely buy and sell weapons” before attempting “illegal arms transfers from Iran to the Houthis “criticizes the framework of the conflict in Yemen.
Pompeo moved to the United Nations Security Council on June 30 for “accountability” and approved an extension of the country’s arms embargo, which expires in October, before claiming the country was in breach of the arms embargo before its expiration date. “