WATCH: UN Security Council exchange global priorities at 2018 General Assembly

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UN Security CouncilThe United Nations Security Council meets for a briefing on counterproliferation at the United Nations in New York on the second day of the UN General Assembly September 26, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Angela Weiss

UN Security Council convened Wednesday to discuss Iran, at session chaired by U.S. President Donald Trump. President Trump also plans to ‘address a broader range of issues given the challenges facing the world at this time’, the US Mission to the UN has announced, including ‘the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, including chemical, biological, and nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles.