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Below are key quotes, via Reuters, from the speech delivered by Iranian President Rouhani  at the United Nations (UN) General Assembly.

  • Trump administration determined to make all international institutions ineffectual.
  • U.S. policy toward Iran has been wrong from the beginning, and its approach of resisting the wishes of the Iranian people is doomed to failure.
  • Invites U.S. ‘back to the negotiating table you left,’ says dialogue starts with ending threats and ‘unjust sanctions that negate the principles of ethics and international law’.
  • Security of Persian  Gulf and Strait of Hormuz has always been important for us.
  • We will confront any and all disruptive efforts’ in this critical waterway in future.