Feb 18, 2019, 6:52 PM
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Iran always playing key role in promoting peace: UN official

Kerman, Feb 18, IRNA- Head of the United Nations Information Center (UNIC) in Tehran Maria Dotsenko, emphasized the role of Iranian diplomats in creating and strengthening the organization.

Dotsenko noted Iran since the founding of the United Nations has always played a major role in global initiatives in promoting peace, friendship and dialogue.

Dutzenko said that one of the initiatives of Iran was the dialogue of civilizations supported by the United Nations General Assembly, and 2001 was named the Year of Dialogue of Civilizations.

The official made the remark on Monday in the opening ceremony of the photo exhibition and the historical documents of cooperation between Iran and the United Nations in Kerman.

'Among other initiatives of Iran, the Iranian President's proposal “The World Against Violence and Extremism ' is clearly supported by the member-states of the UN General Assembly and the Assembly by a resolution backing the initiative in 2013, again adopted it in 2015 and 2017.

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