President arrives in New York to attend UNGA

New York, Sept 25, IRNA – President Hassan Rouhani arrived here in New York to attend and address the 70th UN General Assembly.

President Rouhani arrived at New York’s JF Kennedy International Airport at the head of a high-ranking delegation.

The Iranian president was seen off at Tehran Mehrabad International Airport by Head of the Supreme Leader’s office Hojjatoleslam Mohammadi Golpayegani and the First Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri.

While in New York, the president will address the UN General Assembly as well as the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit 2015 , meet and confer with the UN Chief, a group of world leaders, a number of Iranian elite living in the US and economic activists.