President Rouhani to leave for US today
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is scheduled to leave Tehran for New York today to attend the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly, due to be held next week, the president’s office said.
Heading a high-ranking delegation, the president is due to deliver a speech at the UN General Assembly on Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. local time, IRNA reported.
During his trip to the US, Rouhani will also attend meetings with Iranian expatriates living in the US, Muslims and political elites, as well as members of the media.
Rouhani also plans to participate in discussions at the General Assembly session in New York, which runs from September 19 to 25.
MEHR NEWS AGENCY