EghtesadOnline: Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs Abbas Araqchi has stressed the need for Tehran-Baghdad cooperation to fight against instrumental use of human rights.
EghtesadOnline: Deputy Foreign Minister for International and Legal Affairs Abbas Araqchi on Tuesday stressed the need for interaction and dialogue and preventing to “play politics with human rights” issue.
EghtesadOnline: Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs Abbas Araqchi is scheduled to deliver a speech at the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) on Tuesday.
EghtesadOnline: Violence against women amounts to the violation of human rights, says Iranian Vice-President for Women and Family Affairs Shahindokht Molaverdi.
EghtesadOnline: Legislation expanding the 2012 U.S. Magnitsky human rights act from Russian citizens to cover abusers in any country passed the U.S. Senate on Thursday as part of an annual defense policy bill, leaving the landmark measure on the verge of becoming law.
EghtesadOnline: Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qasemi dismissed the recent anti-Iran human rights resolution by the United Nations as politically-motivated.
EghtesadOnline: Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations Gholamhossein Dehghani said human rights are once again being abused to serve as an unfair pressure tool on a nation that has chosen independence over yielding to interferventionist policies.
EghtesadOnline: United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s report on human rights in Iran is invalid and politically motivated, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qasemi said on Wednesday.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s foreign ministry spokesman Bahram Ghasemi denounced the UN secretary general report on human rights situation in Iran.
EghtesadOnline: Secretary of Iran’s Human Rights Council Mohammad Javad Larijani and Brazilian Deputy Foreign Minister Marcus Galvan in a meeting on Monday called for mutual cooperation on human rights issues.