Sunday, July 9, 2017

Experts Denounce US Human Rights Violation at Tehran Conference

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Several political analysts and university professors took the podium at a conference in Iran’s capital of Tehran to lay bare the true face of the US government and document how it has systematically violated human rights.

A [...] speaker, Foad Izadi, deplored the sanctions the US has imposed on Iran, saying, “Our country is accused of violating human rights. The US, in the name of human rights, is in violation of human rights. The latest sanctions by the United States are more expansive than the pre-JCPOA sanctions. Our country should defend itself against human rights related accusations. Public diplomacy in this affair should be followed more seriously. The enemies have formed a discourse against us and we need to do so and show a more active presence in the international arena.”...

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