UN Urges Myanmar to Stop Rising Incitement against Rohingyas
United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet has urged the Myanmar government to take action to address the escalating prejudice and incitement against Rohingya Muslims and other minority communities. Addressing the 43rd session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva on Thursday, she stressed that decisive measures are needed to ensure genuine accountability and civilian oversight of the military, adding that legal and policy reforms are needed, including with regard ...
Coronavirus death toll mounts to 26 in Iran
Tehran, Feb 27, IRNA - Head of the Iran's Health Ministry's public relations office Kianoush Jahanpour said on Thursday that the
coronavirus death toll mounted to 26 in Iran out of the total figure of 245 people who have been affected by the virus.
Imam Khamenei Thanks Health Officials, Staffers on Efforts to Contain Coronavirus
Leader of the Islamic Revolution in Iran, Imam Sayyed Ali Khamenei praised Iranian health authorities and personnel for their efforts to contain the novel coronavirus epidemic in the country. In a meeting with the head of Iran’s Academy of Medical Sciences on Thursday, Imam Khamenei expressed gratitude to the health minister, his colleagues, Iranian doctors, nurses, medical staff and all personnel involved in the health services for the battle with the coronavirus ...