Category Archives: Immigration

New York – Iranian Alliances Across Borders v. Trump is the first major lawsuit to be filed against the latest iteration of the Muslim ban. It was filed in the U.S. District Court of the District of Maryland, Southern Division, on … Continue reading

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New York, New York – Iranian Alliances Across Borders (IAAB) opposes the current administration’s decision to rescind the DACA program. IAAB stands in solidarity with the nearly 800,000 young individuals whose lives will be upended and risk deportation as a … Continue reading

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Joint Statement of Iranian-American Organizations on Detentions of Iranians (New York, NY) – A coalition  of Iranian-American organizations issued the following joint statement regarding the recent detention of Iranians with valid Visas: “As organizations that represent the Iranian-American community, we … Continue reading

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For anyone stranded as a result of the #MuslimBan:  Earlier today, IRAP was in touch with Airbnb’s Global Disaster Response & Relief team. They have offered to help provide temporary housing to individuals affected by the President’s executive order. For … Continue reading

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In 2011, over 4,000 iranian refugees were accepted worldwide. Iran is the world’s fifth largest source of refugees. Ms. Niloufar Khonsari of Omid Advocates for Human Rights started the panel by describing the step-by-step process for the refugees leaving Iran: When a refugee … Continue reading

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