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Joke of the Year...Tehran to host international human rights conference on 5 May
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posted April 27, 2001 10:13
BBC Monitoring Service
Apr 26, 2001
Text of report in English by Iranian news agency IRNA
Qom, 26 April: An International Conference on Human Rights and Dialogue Among Civilizations will be held in Tehran during the first half of May, Secretary of the conference Rahim Nowbahar said on Thursday [26 April].
Speaking to reporters at Mofid University of Qom, he said: The conference is to study human rights and dialogue among civilizations free from their political aspects.
The International Conference on Human Rights is to be held from 5-6 May 2001, he said.
Some 112 articles including 90 from Iran and 22 from other countries have been sent to the secretariat of the conference out of which 27 articles have been chosen for presentation at the gathering, he said.
Some 22 foreign guests from the United States of America, Syria, Jordan, Morocco, France, Canada, Libya and Uruguay are to take part in the conference, Nowbahar said.
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