Stolen ancient artefact returns from US to Iran museum

Iranians visit Tehran’s national museum after a twice-stolen ancient Persian artefact, approximately 25 centuries old, depicting the head of a soldier from a line of Immortal Guards, was returned to Iran following a New York court order. The limestone relief was handed over to Iran’s representative at the United Nations last month and was personally brought back to Iran by President Hassan Rouhani, returning from the UN General Assembly.

After clash with Trump, Venezuela’s Maduro heading to UN meeting

A day after trading barbs with US President Donald Trump, Venezuela leader Nicolas Maduro says he is heading to New York to attend the UN General Assembly.

Trump’s claims about his administration attract laughter at UNGA

“My administration has accomplished more than almost any administration in the history of our country.” President Trump’s opening remarks to the UN General Assembly attract laughter.

Iran leaders ‘sow chaos, death and destruction’: Trump tells UN

US President Donald Trump tells the UN General Assembly that Iran’s leaders ‘sow chaos, death and destruction’. SOUNDBITE