Iran generously welcomed Afghan nationals: Official
Director General of Bureau for Aliens and Foreign Immigrants Affairs of the Ministry of Interior Mehdi Mahmoudi said that Iran has generously welcomed Afghan nationals,
Mahmoudi pointed out that despite the problems and insecurity of the early years of the revolution in the country, as well as the cruel US sanctions, the Islamic Republic of Iran has welcomed Afghan nationals with open arms.
This year, the Nansen Refugee Award was dedicated to an Afghan woman residing in Iran, which is an honor for both Iranians and the nation of Afghanistan, he underlined.
Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA