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Four decades of free hosting of refugees 21 Jun 2022

Four decades of free hosting of refugees

As the number one destination for Afghan refugees, Iran alone, more than any other European or Western country in times of crisis, has opened its arms to accept asylum seekers from its eastern neighbor.

UK provides £1m through WFP to support refugees in Iran 18 Jan 2022

UK provides £1m through WFP to support refugees in Iran

The United Kingdom has made its first-ever contribution equaling £1 million to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) in support of vulnerable Afghan refugees in Iran.

Protecting refugees is a human rights principle, Iran writes to UNHCR 25 Nov 2021

Protecting refugees is a human rights principle, Iran writes to UNHCR

The communications and constitution implementation department of the Vice Presidency for Legal Affairs in a letter to the UN High Commissioner for Refugees called for the protection of asylum seekers and refugees in accordance with human rights obligations.

American guards “whipping” black refugees triggers outrage 22 Sep 2021

American guards “whipping” black refugees triggers outrage

The White House has been mired in controversy after footage circulated online showing U.S. Border Patrol agents on horseback whipping black Haitian asylum seekers attempting to cross the American-Mexico border

21 Sep 2021

“Lost Whispers in the Distance” explores refugee misery in Europe

In his latest documentary “Lost Whispers in the Distance” Budapest-based Iranian filmmaker Mansur Foruzesh has turned the spotlight on the hard lives of refugees in Europe, particularly those who are Iranians.

IRCS to vaccinate refugees residing in Iran 08 Sep 2021

IRCS to vaccinate refugees residing in Iran

The Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) will vaccinate refugees residing in the country against coronavirus soon.

ICRC ready to support Iran’s IRCS for vaccinating refugees 11 May 2021

ICRC ready to support Iran’s IRCS for vaccinating refugees

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is ready to support the Iranian Red Crescent Society for vaccinating refugees living in the country against the coronavirus.

More refugees in Iran under insurance coverage 13 Mar 2021

More refugees in Iran under insurance coverage

The number of refugees covered by social insurance services has increased by 20 percent in Iran, as 120,000 foreign nationals will be under the insurance coverage.

Germany Plans to Shelter 1,500 Migrants from Greek Islands 15 Sep 2020

Germany Plans to Shelter 1,500 Migrants from Greek Islands

 Germany plans to take in 1,500 migrants currently taking shelter on Greek islands, government sources said.

Rohingya Refugees Floating at Sea Land on Bangladesh Island 03 May 2020

Rohingya Refugees Floating at Sea Land on Bangladesh Island

At least 29 Rohingya refugees from a fishing boat floating for weeks in the Bay of Bengal have landed on an island in southern Bangladesh, officials said Sunday.