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TEHRAN, June 17 - Ayatollah Araki said, “The challenges that American human rights is facing is an advanced example of secular human rights in the world which is in serious trouble in three areas of theory, vocabulary and behavior.”
News ID: 24482    Publish Date : 2018/06/17

TEHRAN, June 16 -The United States plans to quit the United Nation's Human Rights Council, primarily over Washington's claim that the UN’s main human rights body is biased against Israel, according to US and Western diplomats.
News ID: 24437    Publish Date : 2018/06/16

TEHRAN, April 26 - The U.N. human rights chief said he was allowed to visit a region in Ethiopia that has been roiled by protests and unrest for the past three years, after the previous administration turned down his request last year.
News ID: 22170    Publish Date : 2018/04/26

TEHRAN, April 25 - North Korea condemned US criticism of its human rights record as "ridiculous" as a diplomatic whirlwind accelerated ahead of leader Kim Jong Un's summits with the South and with US President Donald Trump.
News ID: 22150    Publish Date : 2018/04/25

TEHRAN, April 13 - The European Union (EU) has extended its “ human rights ” sanctions against Iran ahead of a debate among the divided member states on more anti-Tehran bans under other pretexts with the aim of satisfying US President Donald Trump and keep Washington in the Iran nuclear deal.
News ID: 21670    Publish Date : 2018/04/13

TEHRAN, March 26 - Iran slammed a recent resolution adopted by the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic, saying it proves that a few countries are abusing the world body’s human rights mechanisms.
News ID: 20985    Publish Date : 2018/03/26

TEHRAN, March 20 - The United Nations has called on Ankara to end a state of emergency in place in the country since 2016, saying it has led to “massive and serious” rights violations in the southeastern Kurdish-majority areas.
News ID: 20845    Publish Date : 2018/03/20

TEHRAN, March 19 -Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi arrived in Canberra on Monday to be met by a military honor guard and Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, who has said he will raise human rights issues during her visit.
News ID: 20773    Publish Date : 2018/03/19

TEHRAN, March 15 - US President Donald Trump’s new nominees for secretary of state and CIA director are deeply troubling because of their past endorsements of torture, according to Human Rights Watch (HRW).
News ID: 20627    Publish Date : 2018/03/15

TEHRAN, March 12 - Rodrigo Duterte has once again harshly lashed out at UN human rights officials planning to probe alleged extrajudicial killings in his war on drugs, and claimed full responsibility for the “lawful” actions of law enforcers.
News ID: 20426    Publish Date : 2018/03/12

TEHRAN, March 9 - The United Nations human rights chief says Myanmar is making “serial denials” of the state-sponsored abuses carried out against Rohingya Muslims, shortly after a Myanmarese official demanded evidence of alleged genocide.
News ID: 20318    Publish Date : 2018/03/09

TEHRAN, March 7 - The U.N. human rights chief said on Wednesday he was shocked at repressive policies being pursued in the United States and Europe, especially the increasingly harsh treatment of migrants.
News ID: 20256    Publish Date : 2018/03/07

TEHRAN, March 7 - The United Nations human rights chief said on Wednesday that crimes against humanity may have been committed in Venezuela and voiced alarm at "the erosion of democratic institutions" in the Andean nation.
News ID: 20249    Publish Date : 2018/03/07

TEHRAN, March 6- Myanmar’s “ethnic cleansing” of Rohingya Muslims was continuing, a senior U.N. human rights official said on Tuesday, more than six months after insurgent attacks sparked a security response that has driven nearly 700,000 people into Bangladesh.
News ID: 20187    Publish Date : 2018/03/06

TEHRAN, March 2 - Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi blasted the recent UN Secretary General António Guterres’s report on Iran’s human rights situation, calling it ‘biased’.
News ID: 20063    Publish Date : 2018/03/02

TEHRAN, February 22 -World leaders are undermining human rights for millions of people with regressive policies and hate-filled rhetoric, but their actions have ignited global protest movements in response, a rights group said.
News ID: 19702    Publish Date : 2018/02/22

TEHRAN, January 29 - For years, Western countries and companies held claims about being champions of human and animal rights, sometimes going to great lengths in using such rights as a tool to criticize other countries and a pretext to hide the ulterior political motives that were behind such criticism. However, new reports emerging on Western media from time to time reveal that their claims to advocating human and animal rights may not be as genuine as they claim.
News ID: 18545    Publish Date : 2018/01/29

TEHRAN, January 27 -Human rights in Bahrain have deteriorated significantly in the past year because international pressure on the Gulf Arab kingdom has weakened, activists said on Thursday.
News ID: 18446    Publish Date : 2018/01/27

TEHRAN, January 27 - The United Nations human rights chief has warned that US President Donald Trump’s speech in Switzerland would take the world back to the eve of World War One.
News ID: 18414    Publish Date : 2018/01/27

TEHRAN, January 18 - Human Rights Watch (HRW) has called on the United Nations to impose sanctions on Saudi Arabia's military leaders, including Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who also serves as the defense minister, over atrocities committed in the war on Yemen.
News ID: 18094    Publish Date : 2018/01/18