Areas of Work

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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Press Room

Points of Emphasis for our Washington Meetings

We have been conducting a flurry of meetings in Washington to ensure the Biden Administration and members of the House and Senate are fully informed and taking the right steps to stand with the Iranian people.

Iran Responds to EU JCPOA proposal, water shortages spur protests, & more

Iran has given its response to an EU proposal to revive the JCPOA. The U.S. has yet to respond to the Iranian revision, but it has been described as “constructive” by some sources. Meanwhile, Iranian officials are calling for a “prisoner swap” with the U.S. and the water supply to an Iranian city has been disrupted.