Human Rights



  • bahrain 2018-03-17 13:48

    VIDEO: 'Revoking Nationality in Bahrain'

    TEHRAN, Mar. 17 (MNA) – A short film on "Revoking Nationality in Bahrain" was displayed in the event Statelessness and Revocation of Citizenship in PGCC on Friday in Geneva. Bahrain is guilty of have revoking the citizenship of hundreds of people as part of the ruling Al Khalifa regime’s oppressive measures.

  • بزرگداشت شهدای هفتم تیر با حضور محمدجواد لاریجانی دبیر ستاد حقوق بشر قوه قضائیه 2018-03-11 10:01

    Iran’s HR chief:

    UN uses human rights as cover-up to protect terrorists

    TEHRAN, Mar. 11 (MNA) – Head of Iran’s High Council of Human Rights censured United Nations for using double standards in pursuing human rights to protect terrorists and defend acts of terror.

  • Bahram Ghasemi 2018-03-02 11:07

    FM spox dismisses UNSG report on Iran’s HR situation as ‘discreditable’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 02 (MNA) – Iranian foreign ministry spokesman has reacted to the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres’s annual report on the Iran’s HR situation in 2017, describing it as ‘discreditable.’

  • Lavrov 2018-02-24 10:25


    Terrorists in Eastern Ghouta use civilians as human shields

    MOSCOW, Feb. 24 (MNA) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that the root of the problems in the Eastern Ghouta is the presence of Jabhat al-Nusra use civilians as human shields and claim that humanitarian conditions are bad there.

  • نشست حقوق بشر 2018-02-12 13:11


    Iran made remarkable progress in social development

    TEHRAN, Feb. 12 (MNA) – Iran has made considerable progress in social development, Deputy FM Dehghani said Mon. at a briefing on the country's human rights achievement.

  • سردار حسین دهقان 2018-02-11 16:28

    Ex-MoD: Revolution inspired anti-colonialists

    TEHRAN, Feb. 11 (MNA) – Iran’s former defense minister believes that the Islamic Revolution in Iran has inspired many anti-colonial states worldwide.

  • نیروهای امنیتی بحرین 2018-02-11 01:31

    Bahrain Forum for Human Rights reports 995 violations in Jan.

    TEHRAN, Feb. 11 (MNA) – The Bahrain Forum for Human Rights rolled out the monthly indicator of violations of the human rights in Bahrain recounting 995 violations in last January in Bahrain.

  • حسین امیرعبداللهیان 2018-01-30 09:13


    ‘Not too far-fetched’ to see Bahraini King’s nationality revoked

    TEHRAN, Jan. 30 (MNA) – Iranian official Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said Mon. that it would not be too far-fetched if the nationality of Bahraini King was revoked seeing how outsiders and extremist rulers have taken control of the country’s internal affairs.

  • پرچم امارات 2018-01-18 21:37

    UAE violating human rights: HRW

    TEHRAN, Jan. 18 (MNA) – Human Rights Watch (HRW) has blasted the United Arab Emirates for violating human rights by suppressing dissent and discriminating against citizens at home while committing war crimes in Yemen.

  • علی لاریجانی 2018-01-16 10:48


    PUIC members examine Islamic human rights, women role in development

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Speaking at the 13th Session of the Parliamentary Union of the OIC Member States (PUIC) Conference on Tuesday, Iran’s Parliament speaker emphasized the increasing economic cooperation between the Muslim countries.

  • گفت و گو با نقوی حسینی 2018-01-12 13:04

    Naghavi Hosseini:

    Upholders of human rights support terrorist MKO

    TEHRAN, Jan. 12 (MNA) – Spokesman for the Iranian Parliament’s National Security Council said that Mujahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO) that has received asylum from France is today supported by the upholders of human rights though it massacred thousands of people in Iran.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2017-12-31 16:47

    FM spox:

    Canada’s meddlesome policy violation of intl. rights

    TEHRAN, Dec. 31 (MNA) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi condemned Canada’s interventionist statement on Iran’s domestic affairs and called the policy adopted by Canada a violation of international rights.

  • VIOLENCE 2017/12/26

    By: Maryam Qarehgozlou

    Illogical reservations about bill on violence against women

    TEHRAN, Dec. 26 (MNA) – While there are news about adoption of a bill on banning violence against women there seems to be unreasonable reservations about the issue.

  • بحرین 2017-12-25 13:26

    Al Khalifa court sentences 6 Shia Bahrainis to death

    TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) – A military court of Al Khalifa regime has sentenced four Shia Bahrainis to death on false charges of having planned to assassinate the country’s commander of armed forces.

  • Hassannejad 2017-12-20 09:02

    Iran’s envoy:

    Canada prefers confrontation to interaction

    TEHRAN, Dec. 20 (MNA) – Iran's envoy to UNGC described Canada’s move in raising human rights resolution against Iran as politicking and disservice to the valuable concept, saying that Canada has opted for the outdated method of confrontation rather than interaction.

  • حسن روحانی 2017-12-19 15:33

    Accessing information people's key right

    TEHRAN, Dec. 19 (MNA) – President Rouhani said on Tuesday that sense of justice and secured citizens' rights were the basis for peace in the society, adding that economic tranquility, interaction in foreign policy, Healthcare Reform Plan, access to cyberspace and citizenship rights had been the core of the activities of the government.

  • هیات دولت 2017-12-18 08:42


    People must feel observation of citizens’ rights charters

    TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani said in a Cabinet session that people must feel observation of citizens’ rights charters in their daily lives.

  • بزرگداشت شهدای هفتم تیر با حضور محمدجواد لاریجانی دبیر ستاد حقوق بشر قوه قضائیه 2017-12-16 20:54

    Iran’s HR chief:

    HR status in certain Arab states far worse than Iran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 16 (MNA) – Head of Iran’s High Council of Human Rights says that if human rights reports were factual and impartial, some Arab and regional countries would have been condemned for violation ten times more than Iran.

  • ظریف 2017-12-16 17:20

    Human rights of strategic value for Iran: Zarif

    TEHRAN, Dec. 16 (MNA) –The Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif believes that the elements of power have changed in the world of today and human rights is one of the factors influencing power equations in the world of today.

  • علی شمخانی 2017-12-16 12:59


    'Presumption of innocence, mercy' cornerstones of Iran judiciary

    TEHRAN, Dec. 16 (MNA) – Ali Shamkhani in a session reviewing the manifestation of human rights in Iran's penal code called the presumption of innocence and mercy as the two cornerstones of Iran’s judicial system.

  • UN SG 2017-12-10 14:45

    UN chief urges world to stand up for all human rights

    TEHRAN, Dec. 10 (MNA) – UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has urged people and leaders everywhere to stand up for all human rights - civil, political, economic, social and cultural - and for the values that underpin hopes for a fairer, safer and better world for all.

  • ستاد حقوق بشر 2017-11-29 20:59

    High Council for Human Rights slams US police murder of Iranian  

    TEHRAN, Nov. 29 (MNA) – In a statement released on Wednesday, Iran’s High Council for Human Rights has condemned the violent murder of an Iranian-American young man who was unarmed by US police.

  • amir-abdollahian 2017-11-28 13:16

    Amir-Abdollahian warns against HR violation in Bahrain

    TEHRAN, Nov. 28 (MNA) – Special aide of Parliament Speaker Amir-Abdollahian has called on the United Nations to pay serious attention to systematic violation of human rights in Bahrain.

  • Iranian worshippers protest Bahrain crackdown 2017-11-20 17:27

    Study indicates discrimination against Shias in Bahrain

    TEHRAN, Nov. 20 (MNA) –A recent report recounting the findings of a study conducted by GIDHR shows that Bahraini monarchy is exercising religious discrimination against the Shia majority of the tiny island.

  • araghchi schmid 2017-11-18 12:12

    3rd round of Iran-EU discussions to open in Isfahan on Mon.

    TEHRAN, Nov. 18 (MNA) – The third round of negotiations between Iran and the European Union will be held in Isfahan under the heading of ‘Nuclear cooperation; Progresses and Prospects.’

  • بهرام قاسمی 2017-11-15 19:20

    Ghasemi condemns human rights resolution against Iran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 15 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry spokesman says the anti-Iran resolution of UNGA over the situation of human rights lacks credits because of the criminal background of the supportive countries.

  • Eshagh Al Habib 2017-11-15 08:45

    Al Habib:

    Iran rebukes Canada’s selective stances on human rights

    TEHRAN, Nov. 15 (MNA) – Iran’s Ambassador to United Nations Eshagh Al Habib has slammed Canada’s selective stance on human rights.

  • al habib 2017-11-15 08:43

    Iran’s UN envoy:

    Saudi partnership in anti-terrorism fight mockery of humanity

    TEHRAN, Nov. 15 (MNA) – Eshagh Al-Habib, Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations, censured Saudi Arabia for blatant human rights violation.

  • آیت الله صادق آملی لاریجانی رئیس قوه قضائیه 2017-11-14 19:27

    Judiciary chief:

    Westerners’ human rights, political pretext

    TEHRAN, Nov. 14 (MNA) – Iran’s judiciary chief says that he is against the presence of UN special rapporteur on human rights in Iran and dialogue with rapporteur in abroad should be upon the condition of effectiveness.

  • Syria 2017-11-13 13:11

    Syria dismisses intl. coalition attacks as aimed at derailing army’s victories

    DAMASCUS, Nov. 13 (MNA) – Syria expressed its strong condemnation of the war crimes committed by the international US-led coalition against innocent civilians in the country.