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Iran stresses countering violence, extremism

Iran stresses countering violence, extremism

TEHRAN, Mar. 17 (Press Shia) – Iran stresses avoiding violence and extremism and seeks coexistence, tolerance and moderation between different religions, according to Iran’s ambassador to Thailand. Iran’s Ambassador to Thailand and Accredited ambassador to Myanmar and Laos, Mohsen Mohmmadi made the comments at the 3rd conference on ‘Dialogue between Islam and Buddhism’, which was held...

UNICEF hails Iran’s support for children’s rights

UNICEF hails Iran’s support for children’s rights

TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Parliament’s General Director for International Affairs has met and talked with UNICEF representative in Iran.Hossein Amir-Abdollahian held a meeting with UNICEF representative in Iran Will Parks in Tehran on Monday, during which the Iranian official referred to the necessity of protecting children’s rights and praised the supporting role that...

Iranian donors to Rohingya Muslims to be appreciated on Wed.

Iranian donors to Rohingya Muslims to be appreciated on Wed.

TEHRAN, Feb. 19 (Press Shia Agency) – The Iranian philanthropists who joined some other international charities to build and open a school at a refugee camp in Bangladesh to serve the Rohingya refugees will be honored on Wednesday in Tehran.The Iranian donors who have helped the Rohingya refugees will be honored at Howzeh Honari on Wednesday at a ceremony in Tehran under the title of “the...

Trump’s remarks on Iran, interference: Indonesian deputy speaker

Trump’s remarks on Iran, interference: Indonesian deputy speaker

TEHRAN, Jan. 17 (Press Shia Agency) – Fadli Zon, Deputy Speaker of the Indonesian People's Representative Council told Mehr News Agency that the US president's approach toward developments in Iran is contrary to international law.The 13th session of the Parliamentary Union of the OIC Member States (PUIC), attended by Parliament speakers, started in Tehran on Monday. The event was held in the...

Trump’s remarks on Iran, interference

Trump’s remarks on Iran, interference

TEHRAN, Jan. 17 (Press Shia) – Fadli Zon, Deputy Speaker of the Indonesian People's Representative Council told Mehr News Agency that the US president's approach toward developments in Iran is contrary to international law.The 13th session of the Parliamentary Union of the OIC Member States (PUIC), attended by Parliament speakers, started in Tehran on Monday. The event was held in the...

Islamic countries need to do more in supporting Muslims

Islamic countries need to do more in supporting Muslims

TEHRAN, Jan. 13 (Press Shia) – In a meeting with Indonesia’s House speaker, Iran’s parliament speaker said the current PUIC conference in Tehran should mobilize the Islamic countries to do more in support of the Muslim.During a meeting with Fadli Zon, Indonesian House of Representatives’ Speaker, Ali Larijani stressed that the Islamic countries have massive human and energy resources,...

Iran votes for resolution on humanitarian situation in Myanmar

Iran votes for resolution on humanitarian situation in Myanmar

TEHRAN, Dec. 26 (Press Shia) –Bahram Ghasemi, The Spokesman of the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said that Iran filed its yes vote for the UN resolution on the humanitarian situation in Myanmar.The Spokesman of the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Bahram Ghasemi, announced that the Islamic Republic of Iran filed its yes vote for the UN resolution on the humanitarian situation in...

Why Iran abstained from voting on Myanmar resolution?

Why Iran abstained from voting on Myanmar resolution?

TEHRAN, Dec. 26 (Press Shia Agency) – The office of the Permanent representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to New York explained the reason for Iran’s abstention from voting on the resolution against Myanmar.The office of the Permanent representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to New York issued a statement concerning Iran’s abstention from voting on the resolution against...

UNAG urges Myanmar to end military action against Rohingya

UNAG urges Myanmar to end military action against Rohingya

TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (Press Shia Agency) – The UN General Assembly on Sunday urged Myanmar to end a military campaign against Muslim Rohingya and called for the appointment of a UN special envoy.A resolution put forward by the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) was adopted by a vote of 122 to 10 with 24 abstentions. The resolution calls on the government to allow access for aid workers,...

UK lawmakers vote to take back award of Aung San Suu Kyi

UK lawmakers vote to take back award of Aung San Suu Kyi

YEREVAN, Nov. 28 (Press Shia) – The lawmakers of the British city of Oxford unanimously voted yes to take back the honorary award of the city from Burmese politician Aung San Suu Kyi who shows no sympathy over the anti-Muslim genocide in her country.Oxford City Council in England has officially removed an honorary award presented to Myanmar’s state counselor and de facto leader Aung San Suu...