U.N. & U.S. Holding Emergency Meeting to Discuss Iran Ballistic Missile Testing


Shortly after the signing of the Iran nuclear deal,  U.N. resolution 2231 was put in place to bar Iran from testing ballistic missiles for a period of 8 years.

Unfortunately, the resolution is proving to be meaningless as Iran conducted a ballistic missile test on Sunday — its second such test since July.

According to U.S. officials, the medium-range ballistic missile was launched from a test site 140 miles east of Tehran. It traveled 600 miles before exploding, in what was a failed test.

As a result of Iran’s defiance, the U.N. Security Council will hold an emergency meeting today. U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley is expected to be at the meeting.

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