Human Rights



  • نشست خبری بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2016-11-14 21:38

    FM Spox.:

    EU claims on Iran human rights ‘irrelevant’

    TEHRAN, Nov. 14 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry spokesperson has said Iran welcomes negotiations with the EU to bring positions closer in many different issues.

  • فنلاند 2016-10-26 14:13


    Political cooperation required for stabilizing region

    TEHRAN, Oct. 26 (MNA) – Iranian and Finnish presidents stressed the international collaboration and political cooperation to combat terrorism and stabilize the situation in Middle East .

  • نشست خبری بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2016-10-25 22:53

    EU after long-run relations with Tehran: Ghasemi

    TEHRAN, Oct. 25 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi commented on European Parliament’s voting yes to reopening of political, economic and human rights relations between with Iran.

  • ظریف و معاون اول پارلمان اتریش 2016-10-24 22:43

    All Zarif’s political meetings on Monday

    TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) – Foreign Minister Javad Zarif has separately received Austrian deputy-parliament speaker and Cypriot ambassador to Tehran on Monday.

  • نشست خبری سخنگوی وزارتامور خارجه 2016-10-24 13:57

    FM Spox:

    Human rights talks with EU to continue

    TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) – Foreign ministry spokesperson has told a press conference fighting terrorism should not provide pretexts to violate territorial integrity of a country.

  • UNAMA-Logo.jpg 2016-10-24 11:45

    UNAMA Human Rights Special Report on 23 July Kabul Attack

    TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) – The fundamental human rights of all Afghans must be respected, including the rights of religious and ethnic communities, said UNAMA in a Human Rights special report recently released on the 23 July 2016 attack in Kabul that killed 85 civilians and injured more than four hundred.

  • نشست خبری بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2016-10-23 10:12


    Assigning HR special rapporteur on Iran wholly unjustified

    TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) – FM spokesperson has announced that assigning a special rapporteur on human rights in Iran, a state which respects human rights, is deemed as senseless and unjustified.

  • آیت الله خاتمی در نماز جمعه تهران 2016-10-14 22:30

    Cleric raps Saudi war crimes against Yemenis

    TEHRAN, Oct. 14 (MNA) – Ayatollah Seyyed Ahmad Khatami described Saudi government as a war criminal.

  • نشست خبری بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2016-10-08 22:57

    FM Spox:

    Intl. community ‘glossing over’ Saudi crimes in Yemen

    TEHRAN, Oct. 08 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry spokesperson says international community has failed to address Saudi airstrikes in Yemen.

  • جواد لاریجانی 2016-10-08 15:43

    Judiciary official:

    Review of capital punishment law to be addressed soon

    TEHRAN, Oct. 08 (MNA) – Head of Supreme Human Rights Council of Iran has told a Brazilian daily the Council will come to a definitive results in review of capital punishment for major drug smuggling convicts.

  • نشست خبری بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2016-10-08 11:15

    Iran urges EU to be more realistic

    TEHRAN, Oct. 08 (MNA) – FM Spokesman Ghasemi, while pointing to EU’s recent document on ties with Iran, encouraged Europeans to deal with the issue with a more realistic outlook.

  • نشست خبری سخنگوی وزارتامور خارجه 2016-10-05 15:05

    FM Spox:

    Ban's Iran HR report ‘biased, politically motivated’

    TEHRAN, Oct. 05 (MNA) – FM spokesperson reacted to Ban Ki-Moon’s Iran human rights report who voiced grave concerns over human rights condition in Iran.

  • amoli larijani 2016-10-03 18:09

    Amoli Larijani:

    German minister ‘should have been denied admittance’

    TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (MNA) – Head of the Judiciary has said German envoy should have been denied admittance to country for country’s human rights remarks.

  • علی لاریجانی 2016-10-02 22:15


    West turning blind eyes on Zionist crimes in Palestine

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Iran’s Ali Larijani has criticized the west’s general negligence of the Zionist crimes in Palestine and Saudi crimes in Yemen.

  • محمد جواد لاریجانی 2016-09-15 16:37

    Iran after equality in dialogue: Larijani

    TEHRAN, Sep. 15 (MNA) – The Secretary General of Iran's High Council for Human Rights, Mohammad Javad Larijani, who is visiting Italy for talks on human rights met with Italian FM Gentiloni on Wednesday.

  • rom 2016-09-14 11:28


    Iran, Italy paragons of human rights dialogue

    TEHRAN, Sep. 14 (MNA) – Secretary General of Iran's High Council for Human Rights outlined Iran-Italy dialogues on human rights as a perfect model for other countries.

  • بزرگداشت شهدای هفتم تیر با حضور محمدجواد لاریجانی دبیر ستاد حقوق بشر قوه قضائیه 2016-09-13 13:26

    Iran's human rights chief heads to Italy

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – In a bid to promote dialogue and interaction on human rights and judiciary affairs, Mohammad Javad Larijani, the Secretary-General of Iran's High Council for Human Rights, left Tehran for Italy’s Rome.

  • نشست خبری سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2016-09-08 14:47

    FM spokesman describes Jubeir’s claims ridiculous

    TEHRAN, Sep. 08 (MNA) – The Spokesperson of Iran’s Foreign Ministry described Saudi FM’s anti-Iran claims ridiculous and a Saudi trick to evade the responsibility for support of Wahhabi terrorists.

  • us 2016-08-30 14:12

    By: Lachin Rezaian

    Human rights violations in the name of democracy

    TEHRAN, Aug. 30 (MNA) – In a speech last year, Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei highlighted the numerous crimes which were committed by the US against Iranian nationals from June 26 to July 2, and suggested that the week should be entitled the “Week of American Human Rights”.

  • اختتامیه اولین جشنواره هنری حقوق بشر آمریکایی 2016-08-29 09:08

    By: Mehran Riazi

    1st American Human Rights Art Festival

    TEHRAN, Aug. 29 (MNA) – The first edition of American Human Rights Art Festival was held on Sunday, August 28, to commemorate Iranian artists who have dedicated their works for fighting against arrogance.

  • بهرام قاسمی، سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2016-08-14 09:57

    US govt. better cease Muslim rights violation

    TEHRAN, Aug. 14 (MNA) – Iran’s foreign ministry spokesman deemed US Department of State's annual report on religious freedom in Iran totally biased.

  • آیت الله آملی لاریجانی 2016-08-03 13:42

    ‘Rights’ provides a point of departure for Islamic, Western thought

    TEHRAN, Aug. 03 (MNA) – Head of the Judiciary has said western human rights has a materialistic basis which effectively sets aside all spiritual aspect of the man.

  • IHRC 2016-08-02 12:06

    French 'Guantanamo' would undermine rights, freedoms of all

    TEHRAN, Aug. 02 (MNA) – Establishment of a Guantanamo Bay-style detention facility to house French terrorism suspects is a retrograde step whose very thought should strike fear and horror into citizens.

  • FSM 2016 2016-07-24 15:38

    Iranian NGOs slam Canada refusal for visa issuance

    TEHRAN, Jul. 24 (MNA) – A number of Iranian Non-Governmental Organizations and activists have issued a statement to protest Canadian government’s refusal to grant them visa to partake an international event in Montreal.

  • dehghani 2016-07-14 14:24

    Hegemonies abusing human rights as means of foreign policy

    NEW YORK, Jul. 14 (MNA) – Iran’s representative in United Nations has criticized the United Nation for being politicized and unable to stand against pressures by hegemonic powers.

  • north-korea-usa-flag.jpg 2016-07-03 14:22

    N Korea slams US human rights report

    SEOUL, Jul. 03 (MNA) – North Korea lashed out at the United States Saturday for releasing what it claims is a fabricated report on human trafficking as it vowed to bolster up its nuclear deterrent for self-defense.

  • ir655 2016-07-02 22:10

    By: Naser Moghadam

    Remembering shooting down of IR655 by US navy

    TEHRAN, Jul. 02 (MNA) – On July 3, 1988, 290 people were killed in a US missile attack on an Iranian passenger flight. The US never took any responsibility for the attack, called it a justifiable self-defense, and went so far as to award all the men of the USS Vincennes combat-action ribbons. The world may have forgotten about that huge loss, but Iranians never will.

  • rouhani felicitates 2016-06-27 12:51


    Forest rangers pioneers of defending environment, natural resources

    TEHRAN, Jun. 27 (MNA) – Iran’s President, in a message to condole the martyrdom of three park wardens, said they remain in the front line of preserving the country’s natural resources.

  • Joe Stork 2016-06-22 10:51

    HR expert Joe Stork:

    ‘US exerts heavy influence over UN'

    TEHRAN, Jun. 22 (MNA) – Joe Stork, deputy director of Human Rights Watch's Middle East and North Africa division, told Mehr News that the US has a very long record in influencing the UN decisions by having cut off funding to particular UN agencies and threatened others.

  • ظریف 2016-06-15 10:36

    VIDEO: Zarif's speech on human rights at SIPRI

    TEHRAN, Jun. 15 (MNA) – Iran's FM Mohammad Javad Zarif discussed important points about human rights at Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) during his recent visit to Sweden in June.