Religious Minorities



  • جلسه شورای عالی انقلاب فرهنگی 2018-01-09 22:33

    Solidarity shown by public another victory over enemy

    TEHRAN, Jan. 09 (MNA) – President Rouhani said on Tuesday that the solidarity among parties, factions and ethnic and religious minorities led to another victory over the enemies and ill-wishers of Iran.

  • سال نو میلادی در کلیسای تارگمانچاس مقدس 2018-01-02 14:53

    By: Yasser Nazifi Gilavan

    Armenians celebrate New Year in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) – Iranian Armenians hold the Holy Communion rite late on December 31, into early hours of the New Year. In this video file you can see an excerpt of the ceremony filmed at Surp Targmanchats Church in Vahidiyeh of Tehran. According to unofficial accounts, more than 30000 Armenians live in Tehran now.

  • حسن روحانی 2017-12-25 08:47


    All religions share joys, sorrows in Iran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) – Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani visited family of Armenian martyr Georgekeshish Harutun on Christmas Eve and spoke with them in a cordial atmosphere.

  • دونالد ترامپ 2017-01-28 09:28

    May, Trump leading countries further into environment of hate

    TEHRAN, Jan. 28 (MNA) – Theresa May's visit to the US to meet its new president Donald Trump should not become another exercise in scapegoating minorities for the problems facing their own countries.

  • نشست جمعی از علمای اهل سنت با رئیس جمهور 2016-12-19 13:13


    Citizenship Rights Charter ‘quintessence of Constitutional Revolution’

    TEHRAN, Dec. 19 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani has said his campaign promise to save the economy has largely been fulfilled with single-digit inflation rate and a modest economic growth.

  • حسن روحانی 2016-12-11 13:35


    Ethnic, religious diversity opportunity for national unity

    TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) – Iran’s Hassan Rouhani has told a meeting of Sunni clerics and religious leaders his government has priorities to maximize national unity through incorporating minority religious and ethnic groups into his government’s architecture.

  • تکیه ثار الله 2016-10-11 14:24

    By: Mohammad Mohaimani

    Armenians, Zoroastrians mourns for Imam Hossain

    TEHRAN, Oct. 11 (MNA) – Armenians and Zoroastrians of Tehran honor Imam Hossain by holding mourning ceremonies during Muharram.

  • 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.

  • سفر رئیس جمهور به ارومیه 2016-05-31 17:00

    Rouhani unveils ‘largest industrial complex’ in western Iran

    TEHRAN, May 31 (MNA) – Iran’s Hassan Rouhani has emphasized upon his government’s commitment to help develop country’s north western part of the country, especially Kurdish regions.

  • انتخابات مجلس خبرگان و مجلس شورای اسلامی در حوزه های اقلیت های مذهبی 2016-03-01 16:04

    By: Marjan Golpira

    Religious minorities vote in elections

    TEHRAN, Mar. 01 (MNA) – If you thought it was only Iranian Muslims casting their ballots at the polling stations, you couldn’t be any further from the truth.

  • انتخابات مجلس خبرگان و مجلس شورای اسلامی در حوزه های اقلیت های مذهبی 2016-02-26 13:39

    By: Khosrow Parkhideh

    Religious minorities attend elections

    TEHRAN, Feb. 26 (MNA) – Religious minorities attended massively the fifth Assembly of Experts elections and the tenth Parliament elections on Friday morning.

  • همزیستی مسالمت امیز 2015-11-22 23:34

    ICRO to unveil book on coexistence

    TEHRAN, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Islamic Culture and Relations Organization will unveil ‘Iran; Cradle of Peaceful Religious Coexistence: Christians, Jews and Zoroastrians’ on Monday.

  • نشست بررسی حقوق اقلیت های دینی در جمهوری اسلامی ایران 2015-11-11 13:56

    By: Arshideh Shahangi

    Meeting to review rights of religious minorities in Iran

    TEHRAN, Nov. 11 (MNA) – A meeting to review the rights of religious minorities in the Islamic Republic of Iran was held in Tehran’s Armenian Caliphate Church on Tuesday.