Iran tensions set to dominate UN Security Council talks

Tehran’s nuclear programme expected to be under the spotlight in upcoming UN meeting.


    US President Donald Trump started off his presidency with harsh words against North Korea’s government.

    That animosity has appeared to shift towards Iran over its nuclear programme, which came with a boost in sanctions.


    Al Jazeera's James Bays has more on what we can expect in the coming days at the UN Security Council meeting.


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