Rohingya Muslims

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  • Iran Air Force ready to airlift more aid to Rohingya refugees 2017-09-19 10:03

    Iran Air Force ready to airlift more aid to Rohingya refugees

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF) on Monday announced readiness to airlift another humanitarian consignment to Bangladesh for the displaced Rohingya people, ISNA reported.

  • Iran’s humanitarian aid reaches Rohingya 2017-09-18 14:26

    Iran’s humanitarian aid reaches Rohingya

    The first humanitarian shipment of the Relief and Rescue Organization of the Iranian Red Crescent Society was distributed among the displaced Rohingya Muslims at refugee camps in Bangladesh under the supervision of the Bangladeshi government. The forty-ton relief aid on Saturday reached Bangladesh, where tens of thousands of Rohingya Muslims are stranded after fleeing what has been called “a textbook example of ethnic cleansing” by the UN. IRNA/ Ahmad Jalalian

  • Iranian, Pakistani military chiefs call for end to Rohingya plight 2017-09-18 09:19

    Iranian, Pakistani military chiefs call for end to Rohingya plight

    TEHRAN – Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri on Sunday spoke with Pakistan’s Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa to discuss the ongoing violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • Myanmar must be taken to International Criminal Court: lawmaker 2017-09-17 09:18

    Myanmar must be taken to International Criminal Court: lawmaker

    TEHRAN – Kamal Dehqani Firouzabadi, the vice-chairman of the parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Committee, on Saturday called on the international community to take the case of Myanmar’s crimes against Rohingya Muslims to the International Criminal Court (ICC).

  • Iran sends humanitarian aid for Rohingya Muslims 2017-09-17 09:17

    Iran sends humanitarian aid for Rohingya Muslims

    TEHRAN – Morteza Salimi, director of the Relief and Rescue Organization of the Iranian Red Crescent Society, said on Saturday that Iran’s first humanitarian aid consignment for Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslims has been sent to Bangladesh, Mehr news agency reported.  

  • Iran in contact with Bangladesh, Myanmar over Rohingya plight 2017-09-16 10:25

    Iran in contact with Bangladesh, Myanmar over Rohingya plight

    TEHRAN – Deputy Foreign Minister for the Asian and Oceania Affairs Ebrahim Rahimpour said on Friday that the foreign ministry is in contact with governments of Bangladesh and Myanmar over the plight of the Rohingya Muslims.

  • آوارگان میانمار 2017-09-13 21:17

    Iran to send parliamentary team to Myanmar

    TEHRAN – Alaeddin Boroujerdi, head of the Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Committee, said on Wednesday that a delegation of Iranian parliamentarians will be dispatched to Myanmar to investigate the situation of the Rohingya Muslims.

  • Iran seeking to take legal action against Rohingya massacre 2017-09-12 21:47

    Iran seeking to take legal action against Rohingya massacre

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Ministry is pursuing legal action over the massacre of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar, Deputy Foreign Minister for Asia-Pacific Affairs Ebrahim Rahimpour said on Tuesday.

  • Rohingya  Muslims 2017-09-12 11:08

    By Javad Heirannia

    Suu Kyi is a U.S.-Western darling: Lendman

    TEHRAN- U.S. columnist Stephen Lendman says that “Suu Kyi is a fraud, a US/ Western darling.” 

  • Myanmar blocks Iran’s aid shipment 2017-09-11 10:09

    Myanmar blocks Iran’s aid shipment

    TEHRAN – An official with the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) announced on Sunday that Myanmar’s government has blocked Iran’s aid shipment for Rohingya Muslims who have been targeted by the country’s security forces and armed Buddhist militants for months.

  • Aung San Suu Kyi 2017-09-10 15:44

     Nobel Peace Prize Winner’s Shame

    Aung San Suu Kyi, a beloved Nobel Peace Prize winner, is presiding over an ethnic cleansing in which villages are burned, women raped and children butchered.

  • Burma 2017-09-10 09:06

    By Peter Popham

    The only good thing Aung San Suu Kyi can do now is resign

    The Nobel Peace Prize committee has in the past made some odd decisions. Henry Kissinger was its most glaring error.

  • روحانی 2017-09-09 20:30

    Rouhani: Islamic world cannot keep silence on Rohingya tragedy

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday urged international bodies and Myanmar neighbors to act in support of Muslims in Myanmar.

  • راهپیمایی مردم همدان در محکومیت جنایات علیه مسلمانان میانمار 2017-09-09 14:10

    Iranian worshipers rally in protest at crackdown on Rohingya

    Iranian worshipers have staged rallies in Tehran and many other cities to express their outrage at the ongoing brutal violence against the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.

  • Rouhani urges Myanmar to stop crimes against Rohingya 2017-09-06 20:34

    Rouhani urges Myanmar to stop crimes against Rohingya

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday urged the Myanmar government to put an end to vicious crimes against Rohingya Muslims in the Buddhist-majority country, ISNA reported.

  • saki 2017-09-05 10:38

    By M.A. Saki

    Why is UN Security Council silent on genocide in Myanmar? 

    Reports of violence against the Rohingya  Muslims in Myanmar are horrific. The minority group is being brutalized at the hands of military and civilians as well. The reports by rights groups and media outlets show that an ethnic cleansing is happening against the Rohingya.

  • Rohingya 2017-09-05 08:40

    Iranian, Turkish FMs discuss violence against Rohingya

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu have exchanged views about the ongoing violence targeting the persecuted Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar’s troubled Rakhine State.

  • ‘Genocide of Myanmar Muslims a humanitarian catastrophe’ 2017-09-04 10:23

    ‘Genocide of Myanmar Muslims a humanitarian catastrophe’

    TEHRAN – A special aide to Iran’s parliament speaker has expressed deep concern over systematic violence against Muslims in Myanmar, describing it as a “humanitarian catastrophe”.

  • محمدجواد ظریف 2017-08-30 21:27

    Zarif urges global action to halt ethnic cleansing against Rohingyas

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Wednesday that it is necessary that the international community, including the United Nations, to take action to stop the ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.

  • بهرام قاسمی 2017-08-30 09:22

    Iran condemns ongoing violence against Myanmar Muslims

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi on Monday expressed grave concerns over the continued violence against Muslims in Myanmar that has led to the displacement of thousands of Rohingya Muslims.

  • میانمار 2017-08-29 19:55

    Nobel Peace’s shame

    Aung San Suu Kyi, the Nobel Prize winner, raised to power in Myanmar eagerly showing that she intends to bring peace and prosperity. It was a tremendous task for a nation with a dark record of Junta.

  • Iranians condemn injustice against Palestinians, Rohingya Muslims 2017-07-29 08:41

    Iranians condemn injustice against Palestinians, Rohingya Muslims

    TEHRAN – Iranian worshipers staged massive demonstrations on Friday to express their solidarity with Palestinians and Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.

  • راهپیمایی روز قدس در ارومیه  - زهرا طالعی 2017-07-27 21:13

    Iranians to protests oppression of Palestinians, Rohingya Muslims

    TEHRAN – The Iranian people from all walks of life plan to stage massive demonstrations in five provinces on Friday, July 28, to condemn the recent heinous crimes committed against the Palestinians and the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.