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Iran distributes humanitarian aid to Rohingya refugees

Iran distributes humanitarian aid to Rohingya refugees

TEHRAN, Sep. 17 (Press Shia) – An Iranian delegation, headed by FM Rahmipour, made a visit to refugee camp of Rohingya Muslims in border areas of Bangladesh and Myanmar.Led by Deputy Iranian Foreign Minister for Asia and Oceania Affairs Ebrahim Rahimpour, the Iranian delegation visited Rohingya refugee camp in border areas of Bangladesh and Myanmar and met with a group of people residing in the...

Iran to ship 100 tons of relief supplies to Rohingya

Iran to ship 100 tons of relief supplies to Rohingya

TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (Press Shia) – Deputy FM Ebrahim Rahimpour said Wed. that Iran intends to send a 100 ton shipment of humanitarian aid to help resolve the situation of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.Deputy Foreign Minister for Asia and Oceania affairs, Ebrahim Rahimpour, made the remarks at Wednesday session of Iranian Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Commission, adding “we...

Myanmar bans Iran’s humanitarian aid supplies

Myanmar bans Iran’s humanitarian aid supplies

TEHRAN, Sep. 11 (Press Shia Agency) – Myanmar has imposed a ban on the delivery of a 40 tons of shipment containing relief supplies from Iran to Rohingya Muslism, according to head of Iranian Red Crescent Society. “Following President Rouhani's orders, a task force was formed in Iranian Red Crescent Society to send humanitarian aids to Myanmar’s people. At first, we had planned to...

Iran urges Myanmar's govt. to facilitate humanitarian aids to Muslims

Iran urges Myanmar's govt. to facilitate humanitarian aids to Muslims

TEHRAN, Sep. 08 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Bahram Ghasemi stated that Iran has tried to contact Myanmar’s government via Tehran embassy in Thailand in order to send humanitarian aids, but they have not succeeded yet.Concerning Iran’s efforts to follow up on Rohingya Muslims’ conditions, Ghasemi clarified, “so far extensive negotiations focusing on the...

Myanmar’s stance on Rohingya crisis gearing to intl. community’s wishes

Myanmar’s stance on Rohingya crisis gearing to intl. community’s wishes

TEHRAN, Sep. 07 (Press Shia Agency) – Speaking to Press Shia Agency about Indonesia’s measures to help resolve the humanitarian crisis in Myanmar, Ambassador Ocatvino Alimudin believes Myanmar government would go on to consider some practical measures to resolve the issue and its stance is gearing toward the international community’s wishes.The grievous situation of 1.1 million Rohingya...

Iran parl. ready to send humanitarian aid to Myanmar

Iran parl. ready to send humanitarian aid to Myanmar

TEHRAN, Sep. 07 (Press Shia) – Iran’s Parliament Speaker voiced readiness to take immediate actions toward stopping the mass killings of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar and sending humanitarian aid to the oppressed people.Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said that in a statement on Wednesday while expressing his strongest condemnation over the ethnic cleansing of Rohyngya Muslims in the...

UN agencies urge Intl. community to greatly increase support to Yemen

UN agencies urge Intl. community to greatly increase support to Yemen

WASHINGTON, Jul. 26 (Press Shia Agency) – UNICEF, WFP and WHO called on the global community to substantially increase assistance to Yemen.Three United Nations agencies — UNICEF, the World Food Programme (WFP) and the World Health Organization (WHO) — in a joint statement called on the global community to substantially increase assistance to Yemen...

Iran ready to set up field hospital for injured Palestinians

Iran ready to set up field hospital for injured Palestinians

TEHRAN, Jul. 24 (Press Shia) – Iran is ready to set up a specialized field hospital in the nearest place possible to help the hundreds of Palestinians injured in the al-Aqsa Mosque incident, Iranian official Amir-Abdollahian said Monday.Parliament's General Director for International Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian made the remarks in a meeting with a representative of the Palestinian Islamic...

Violence, cholera lethal combination affecting Yemen

Violence, cholera lethal combination affecting Yemen

NEW YORK, Jul. 22 (Press Shia Agency) – United Nations (UN) agencies warned today about the devastating impact on the Yemeni population of the violence and the cholera epidemics that are affecting that country in the Arabian peninsula.According to the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, 13,609 civil victims have been recorded since March, 2015, including 5,000 fatal...

Saudi bombing of Yemen’s hospitals ‘war crime’

Saudi bombing of Yemen’s hospitals ‘war crime’

TEHRAN, Jul. 17 (Press Shia Agency) – Yemen's Deputy Minister of health in an exclusive interview with Press Shia Agency said Yemen blockade prevents delivery of humanitarian aid and intl. aid only provides for 15% of the needs of the war-stricken country.Following 800 days of the outbreak of brutal attacks by Saudi Arabia and its allies on Yemen, its women, children and civilians remain under...