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  • Iran FM 2021-09-21 19:12

    Iran FM, UNHCR discuss humanitarian situation in Afghanistan

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Filippo Grandi have met to discuss the humanitarian situation in Afghanistan in the wake of the Taliban takeover of Kabul.

  • مهاجران 2021-02-12 16:39

    Even ‘illegal migrants’ in Iran will get COVID-19 vaccine

    TEHRAN – All foreign nationals residing in Iran, even those who are undocumented, will be included in the program for vaccination against the coronavirus, Health Ministry’s spokesman Kianoush Jahanpour has said.

  • A consignment of vital UNHCR medical supplies leaves Frankfurt for Tehran, Iran, thanks to EU’s Humanitarian Air Bridge. Photo: Kuehne + Nagel International AG 2020-07-11 17:44

    We stand in full solidarity with Iran during pandemic: European Commissioner

    TEHRAN – Janez Lenarcic, the European Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, has said that the Commission will stand in full solidarity with the Iranian people and support ongoing efforts for delivering equipment to help the country in battle against the coronavirus.

  • One million refugees would pour into Europe if Iran hangs back: minister 2019-10-09 23:40

    Iran urges Intl. community to fulfill commitments to refugees

    TEHRAN - In a quad-lateral meeting attended by his Afghan and Pakistani counterparts and representative of UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Geneva…, Iranian Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli called on the international community to fulfill its obligation regarding asylum seeker and refugees.