France and Britain requested a closed meeting of the UN security Council on Iran’s missile tests

© RIA Novosti / Roman to Mahmutpasa in fotomonster-apartment of the United Nations in new York. Archival photoFrance and Britain requested a closed meeting of the UN security Council on Iran’s missile tests© RIA Novosti / Roman to Mahmutpasa the image Bank

The representations of Britain and France was sent to the UN security Council a request on Tuesday closed consultations on Iran’s missile tests, told RIA Novosti source in diplomatic circles.

«France and Britain requested a meeting,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

He added that the exact time of the discussion of this question yet.

Earlier, the US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo said that Iran has tested a ballistic medium-range missiles in violation of UN security Council resolution 2231. He added that the United States condemn this and call on Iran to immediately cease all actions related to ballistic missiles intended to deliver nuclear weapons.

The representative of the Iranian armed forces Abolfazl Shekarchi in turn, said that Iran will continue its missile tests and will not ask permission from other countries. He stressed that the missile tests and other means of defence industry of Iran are for defense and to deter.

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