“We condemn any assassination,” said the spokesperson for UN Secretary-General, in response to a request for a reaction from Antonio Guterres, to the assassination of an Iranian scientist.

Iran PressAmerica: "The UN urges restraint and the need to avoid any action which could lead to an escalation of tensions in the region of the Middle East," Stéphane Dujarric said on Saturday during his daily briefing.

"Of course, we condemn any assassination or illegal murder," added Stéphane Dujarric, in response to a request for a reaction from the UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, to this event.

Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, head of the Research and Innovation Organization of the Iranian Ministry of Defense, was martyred in a terrorist attack on Friday. 

Mohsen Fakhrizadeh was the only Iranian scientist that the Zionist regime Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu mentioned his name in a program, and Israeli media reported that his assassination plot had failed once in years.