[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]November 14, 2017
The United Nations Third Committee’s Adoption of the resolution citing human rights abuses in Iran, for the 64th times is welcomed but no enough.
Association of Iranian Americans in New York welcomes the 64th U.N. resolution condemning the violations of human rights in Iran adopted on
October 25, 2017
Association of Iranian Americans in New York applauds newly announced U.S. policy changes towards Iran. We specially commend the administration for calling out Iran for its nefarious acts of terror, human rights violations, and support for rogue regional/international elements. We believe that a
August 31, 2017
GENEVA – The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in Iran, Asma Jahangir, today expressed her deep concern about the situation of a number of prisoners who have been on prolonged hunger strike to protest against their transfer to a
August 23, 2017
Twitter is blocked in Iran because it poses a risk to national security, not because it threatens the morals or culture of the country, according to the newly appointed Iranian Minister of Information Technology and Communication (ITC), Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi.
Jahromi, 36, the
August 22, 2017
Reporters Without Borders - Media freedom was one of the key demands of the revolution that toppled the Shah and swept Ayatollah Khomeini to power in 1979, but it is a promise that has never been kept. The media are mostly under the
Former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams
6/28/2017 By Iran HRM
Former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams is leading a campaign urging western countries to put religious minorities at the heart of any future deal with Iran.
Lord Williams joins the former Bishop of Oxford John Pritchard, the Bishop of Bristol Mike
2 August 2017
Amnesty International - Iran’s judicial and security bodies have waged a vicious crackdown against human rights defenders since Hassan Rouhani became president in 2013, demonizing and imprisoning activists who dare to stand up for people’s rights, Amnesty International said in a new report
Mass Protest Against Rouhani
Rep. Eliot Engel (D-NY)
House Foreign Affairs Committee Ranking Member
September 20, 2017
New York United Nations Plaza
Good afternoon everyone, welcome to my hometown, New York City. [applause] When I look up I see all these wonderful signs. They’re all wonderful, but the one I