‘Iran one of the most generous in hosting refugees and keeping borders open’: UN


IRAN DARIUS

HINDUSTAN TIMES – While Iranians would bear the brunt of Donald Trump’s visa ban, which has been blocked on the orders of a US court, international officials say the country has quietly emerged as one of the most generous towards refugees.

“The leadership demonstrated by the Iranian government has been exemplary in hosting refugees and keeping borders open,” said Sivanka Dhanapala, who heads the UN High Commissioner for Refugees team in Tehran. “It’s a story that’s not told often enough.” CONTINUE READING

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