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From being the trusted voice on U.S.- Iran relations, to pushing forth legislation that protects individuals of Iranian heritage from systematic discrimination, to celebrating our cultural heritage, NIAC creates a lasting impact in the lives of the members of our community.
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Ryan Costello, Policy Director with the National Iranian American Council, issued the following statement after the conclusion of two days of Iran nuclear negotiations in
The EU’s foreign policy chief is heading to Tehran for talks on the JCPOA. His trip comes as Iran has experienced the highest rate of monthly inflation in decades. The IRGC has also replaced its controversial spy chief.
Iran’s foreign minister said this week that the U.S. has accepted Tehran’s proposal on the nuclear file. However, Washington has increased sanctions on Iran this week and U.S. officials are increasingly emphasizing “Plan B” options. Meanwhile, teachers protested across Iran again, UN rights experts have spoken out, and a cabinet member resigned.