Afghan refugees in Iran


  •  refugee children at a classroom in Iran 2017-03-16 23:04

    UN hails Iran for keeping doors open to refugees

    The United Nations has praised Iran for generously hosting millions of violence-stricken asylum seekers and refugees, particularly those from neighboring Afghanistan.

  • refugee 2017-02-07 10:11

    Afghan refugees extend thanks to Leader 

    TEHRAN — In a letter to Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei released on Monday the Religious Bodies Coordinating Council of Afghan Refugees in Tehran expressed gratitude for the services Iran has offered to the refugees, Tasnim reported.

  • UNHCR 2016-11-23 17:46

    International bodies fall short of assistance to refugees in Iran: UNHCR

    TEHRAN — Financial supports offered by international bodies to Iran to assist refugees are not much compared to the costs Iran had to bear so far, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees’ (UNHCR) Representative in Iran said on Tuesday.

  • HCR-FAO.jpg 2016-09-28 21:15

    FAO joins UNHCR to improve livelihood of Afghan refugees in Iran

    The FAO Representative to Iran received a Note of Appreciation on Wednesday (28 Sep. 2016) from his UNHCR counterpart that welcoming the Organization as the latest partner to the Solutions Strategy for Afghan Refugees (SSAR).