Iran's Rouhani claims victory in UN battle against Trump

Iran's president is claiming a diplomatic victory following his address at the UN General Assembly on Tuesday.

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    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has returned to Tehran, triumphant.

    In remarks to his people, Rouhani said the UN General Assembly was an opportunity for him to explain Iran's point of view to the world's nations, most of whom do not support the US' position on global issues.

     

    Al Jazeera's Zein Basravi reports from Tehran.


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