Iran urges more humanitarian supplies for Myanmar refugees

Tehran, Oct 22, IRNA – Head of Iran's Red Crescent Society on Sunday underlined the need for humanitarian supplies to Myanmar Muslim refugees to be continued.

Noting that three aid cargos have been sent so far, Ali Asqar Peyvandi said that further aid supplies for Myanmar refugees are required.

Some one million refugees are currently living in border camps in Bangladesh, the number of whom is increasing day by day, the official said.

Iran's Red Crescent Society, as the flag-bearer of peace and friendship in the world, feels duty-bound to pursue meeting the needs of these refugees.


Follow us on Twitter @IrnaEnglish