Oceania

Australia must release Negar Ghodskani on bail

Senior MP Boroujerdi called on Australian government to release on bail an Iranian woman who is pregnant and has been arrested on violation of US trade laws upon an extradition request from Washington, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

Australia strongly supports JCPOA: Envoy

Australian Ambassador in Tehran Ian Biggs said on Saturday that Canberra strongly supports the landmark nuclear deal and considers it an opportunity for Iran’s progress and establishing peace in the region, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

New Zealand appoints envoy to Iran

New Zealand has appointed Hamish MacMaster as its new ambassador to Iran as the country says seeks to expand ties with the Islamic Republic following the nuclear deal between Tehran and the Major world powers, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

Australia: JCPOA expands Iran-Australia relations

Australian Deputy Ambassador to Tehran Timothy John Peterson said on Wednesday that after the implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) relations as well as economic cooperation between Iran and Australia have increased remarkably, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

Visit to Positive Club in Shahriar

Dr. Leila Joudane, UNFPA Representative, Dr. Fardad Doroudi, UNAIDS Country Director, along with H.E Mr. Ian Biggs, Ambassador and Mr. William Lodder, Second Secretary of the Embassy of Australia in the Islamic Republic of Iran paid a visit to a counselling center for behavioral diseases and a Positive Club in Shahriar, approximately 40 km Southwest of Tehran. The visit was organized jointly by UNFPA and Ministry of Health and Medical Education to present HIV programmes of the IRI to representatives of selected donor countries, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »