• قادری 2018/01/01

    By: Mohammad Ghaderi

    How did Takfiri thinking find its way into Europe?

    TEHRAN, Jan. 01 (MNA) – When European countries, played a facilitating and complementary role in the regional war which its scenario was written by the Arabic-American and Zionist troika, which led to the destabilization of the inhabitants of Southwest Asia, in particular the two countries of Iraq and Syria, they never thought that they should have soon expected a terrible storm.

  • immigrants 2017-12-26 13:28

    By: Hanif Ghafari

    European migrant crisis

    TEHRAN, Dec. 26 (MNA) – European authorities' challenge over the asylum seekers crisis continues. Since the formation of the Austrian coalition government, this challenge has risen. The Austrian coalition consists of the Freedom Party and the Central Right, and this government is one of the main opponents of the current approach of the EU towards asylum seekers. Recent comments by the Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is an indication of this profound and fundamental opposition.

  • محمدجواد ظریف 2017-12-05 20:56

    Zarif tweets:

    Trump's immigration law 'regrettable'

    TEHRAN, Dec. 05 (MNA) – After US Supreme Court ruled in favor of Trump’s immigration ban, Iranian FM Zarif criticized US governing body for giving bigotry a legalized face in US.

  • سیدعباس عراقچی 2017-11-22 14:17

    UN head thanks Iran for free education of illegal Afghans

    TEHRAN, Nov. 20 (MNA) – In their Wednesday meeting in Tehran, Iranian Deputy FM Mr. Araghchi and Mr. Swing, the Director General of the International Organization for Migration discussed Afghan refugees’ status in Iran.

  • Refugee 2017-11-15 14:58

    Over 157k immigrants arrived by sea in Europe in 2017

    GENEVA, Nov. 15 (MNA) – More than 157,000 immigrants arrived by sea in Europe from January to the current date and 2,966 died in the attempt, said a report issued today.

  • سید حسین عالمی بلخی وزیر امور مهاجرین افغانستان 2017-10-08 11:51

    Afghan min. hails Leader's contribution to education of immigrants

    TEHRAN, Oct. 08 (MNA) – Refugees and Repatriation Minister Sayed Hussain Alemi Balkhi said that Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei, issuing educational services to all Afghan immigrant students in Iran, contributed greatly to the Afghan people.

  • Yury Fedotov 2017/07/26

    By : Yury Fedotov

    In searching for peace, let’s not ignore crime’s impact

    TEHRAN, Jul. 26 (MNA) – Conflict remains the world’s greatest problem; conflict prevention our biggest hope, but if we do not face down crime and uphold justice, we simply risk swapping the challenges.

  • مازیار حیدری 2017-06-28 10:27

    Iranian composer among Canadian Immigrant Award winners

    TEHRAN, Jun. 28 (MNA) – Iranian composer and orchestra conductor has been placed among 2017 RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Award winners.

  • Bruno Rodriguez 2017-06-20 12:02

    Cuban FM:

    Donald Trump's anti-Cuba policy unsustainable

    VIENNA, Jun. 20 (MNA) – Cuban Foreign Minister, Bruno Rodriguez, has said that US President Donald Trump's policy that is aimed at hardening US blockade against Cuba is absolutely unsustainable over the time.

  • عبور مهاجران 2017-05-28 09:25


    More than 1.5K migrants, refugees died crossing Mediterranean in 2017

    TEHRAN, May 28 (MNA) – The UN Migration Agency (IOM) said Friday that 1,530 migrants and refugees died crossing the Mediterranean in 2017.

  •  Pope Francis & Trump 2017-05-27 23:15

    Trump meets critic Pope Francis at Vatican

    TEHRAN, May 27 (MNA) – Pope Francis has welcomed US President Donald Trump at the Vatican, in a meeting that comes against a backdrop of disagreements on a range of issues, including immigration, climate change and refugee policy.

  • WFP 2017-05-06 21:18


    Hunger increases immigration flow, armed conflict

    ROME, May 06 (MNA) – The World Food Program (WFP) indicated that there is close link between the increased hunger, the immigration flow and armed conflict.

  • UNAOC 2017-04-29 22:07

    Call for video entries:

    PLURAL+ Youth Video Festival 2017

    TEHRAN, Apr. 29 (MNA) – The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) invite youth from around the world to submit original and creative videos focusing on the PLURAL+ theme of migration, diversity and social inclusion.

  • UN special envoy 2017-04-15 11:54

    UN praises Cuba's good practices against human trafficking 

    HAVANA, Apr. 15 (MNA) – The United Nation's special rapporteur on human trafficking, Maria Grazia Giammarinaro, on Friday praised Cuba's good practices against the global scourge.

  • دونالد ترامپ 2017/03/12

    By: Habib Ashayeri

    Trump would bring US to ‘edge of precipice’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – Donald Trump’s demagoguery in attempt to show his voters that he had been committed to campaign promises has sent him too far afield in the wilderness.

  • trump visa ban 2017-03-08 16:21

    By: Payam Boromand

    Trump visa ban

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – Donald Trump’s executive orders on visa ban on nationals of sertain countries under the pretexts of security and anti-terrorism has created chaos among the migrants.

  • USA 2017/03/07

    By: Abbas Torabi

    How much Trump's presidency resembles Jefferson's rule?

    TEHRAN, Mar. 07 (MNA) – Like Jeffersonian Democracy, which has been rested on a profound contradiction, Donald J. Trump's style of democracy besides banning the immigrants and slamming door on refugees - particularly his move to bar entry into the United States for residents of seven Majority-Muslim countries - rests on a total contradiction as well.

  •  Brexit 2017-02-28 11:04

    UK to slow down free Europeans movement

    LONDON, Feb. 28 (MNA) – The British government plans to call a halt to free movement of Europeans in the United Kingdom, when it activates the process for its exit from the European Union (EU), or Brexit, a parliamentarian stated.

  • immigrants 2017-02-12 10:51

    Federal authorities arrest immigrants in US six states

    WASHINGTON, Feb. 12 (MNA) – The US federal authorities confirmed Saturday the arrest of hundreds of undocumented immigrants in recent days throughout the country, especially in Arizona, California, Georgia, New York, Florida and Texas.

  • Somalia 2017-02-01 16:56

    UN agency :

    26k Somali refugees affected by US travel ban

    NAIROBI,Feb. 01 (MNA) – About 26,000 Somali refugees, who fled to Kenya from fighting in their country and had planned to resettle in the United States, are now stranded because of travel ban by Washington, the UN refugee agency said on Wednesday.

  • protest 2017-01-30 16:10

    Houstonians protest against Trump's immigration ban

    HOUSTON, Jan. 30 (MNA) – People in Houston, the fourth-largest US city, took to the streets on Sunday to protest against President Donald Trump's executive order temporarily barring refugees and seven Muslim-majority countries' citizens from entry into the country.

  • travel ban 2017-01-30 14:01

    By:Martin Sutovec

    Immigrants go home

    TEHRAN, Jan. 30 (MNA) – President Donald Trump’s executive order barring people from seven predominantly Muslim countries including Iran from entering the US have caused massive public protests across the country against the discriminatory and xenophobic nature of the measure that undermines the very principles for which the US claims to stand.

  • zarif 2017-01-29 10:43

    FM Zarif:

    History to record ‘Muslim Ban’ as great gift to extremists

    TEHRAN, Jan. 29 (MNA) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has reacted to the decision of the new US government to restrict arrivals from the Iran and six other Muslim countries.

  • refugee 2017-01-29 10:28

    IOM urges US to receive refugees after Trump's decision

    NEW YORK, Jan. 29 (MNA) – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) urged Saturday the US government to keep its programs to receive such vulnerable people.

  • foreign ministry 2017-01-29 08:42

    FM statement:

    Iran to respond to US visa restrictions based on ‘reciprocity action’

    TEHRAN, Jan. 29 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry has responded to recent directive signed by Donald Trump of the US by issuing a statement which says it will apply similar restrictions on US citizens.

  • immortality 2016-09-27 10:41

    Europe to get taste of Iran’s ‘Immortality’

    TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) – ‘Immortality’, a play directed by Nima Dehghan about immigration, is preparing to start its tour to a number of Eurasian and European countries.

  • آخرین روز های کوچ ییلاق نشین های تالش 2016-09-25 16:31

    By: Amir Behrouzi

    Migration of Talesh cottagers

    TEHRAN, Sep. 25 (MNA) – The cottagers who were temporarily inhibited in Talesh, Gilan province, to spend summer hot days in a cold highlands, are getting ready to leave the place in early days of autumn.

  • mohammadifar 2016-09-20 13:15

    Iran provides wide range of services to all refugees

    TEHRAN, Sep. 20 (MNA) – Ahmad Mohammadifar, the Director-General of the Interior Ministry's Foreign Nationals and Immigration Department, delivered a speech at the 4th rountable of UN General Assembly entitled ‘Global Compact for Responsibility Sharing for Refugees; Respect for International Law’.

  • سفر عبدالرضا رحمانی فضلی وزیر کشور به آذربایجان شرقی 2016-09-20 10:31

    Iran urges “defined mechanism” to solve refugees problem

    TEHRAN, Sep. 20 (MNA) – Iran’s Minister of the Interior Affairs Abdolreza Rahmani-Fazli stressed on Monday the need for adopting a “defined mechanism” by the international community to deal with the problem of refugees and migrants.

  • سفر عبدالرضا رحمانی فضلی وزیر کشور به آذربایجان شرقی 2016-09-18 09:23

    Interior min. departs for New York

    TEHRAN, Sep. 18 (MNA) – Minister of the Interior Affairs Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli has left Tehran for New York in order to take part at a United Nations summit on refugees and migrants.