Washington's new anti-Iran sanctions are preventing aid from reaching the country after flash flooding claimed at least 70 lives and left 86,000 people homeless, according to the Iranian Red Crescent Society.
TEHRAN - Authorities on Monday evacuated patients from a hospital threatened by floodwaters in the southwestern city of Ahvaz.
Pakistan’s Majlis Wahdat-e-Muslimeen (MWM) has established centers in different cities of Pakistan to collect contributions for flood-affected people in Iran.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has stressed his government’s commitment to providing swift compensation for flood-affected people across the country.
In a Sunday statement, Hezbollah denounced US measure to block Iran’s Red Crescent Society account which has prevented part of international humanitarian aid to flood-hit Iranian regions.
Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Abdolnasser Hemmati said that backing domestic production is the main priority of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) in the current year (started Mar. 21, 2019).
The Foreign Ministry of France announced that the country will send an emergency humanitarian aid shipment to Iran to mitigate the effects of floods which have hit several provinces of Iran in the past few days.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif revealed his US counterpart’s false claim that Washington would be providing relief aid for Iran.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei reminded the Iranian officials that the main task must be to repair the damages caused by recent floods across the country.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani decried the “unprecedented crime” of banning the delivery of foreign relief for flood victims in Iran and for the country’s Red Crescent Society.