An aerial view of flooding in Golestan province in Iran. File / Reuters
The two southwestern provinces are the latest overwhelmed by floods that first hit the northeast of the usually arid country, forcing hundreds of thousands to evacuate from cities and villages.
A World Food Programme (WFP) official has praised the UAE’s contributions and emergency response assistance to humanitarian crises across the world.
Iran moved on Saturday to evacuate more towns and villages threatened by floods after continued rain in the southwest of the country
He will hold a meeting with British Prime Minister Theresa May in Downing Street and the trip also coincides with events to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings during World War Two.
The campaign has brought untold stories of refugees to light, who have not only reclaimed their lives in host nations, but in doing so, are active contributors to the development process
No group has claimed responsibility for the attacks, which officials said were carried out by at least seven suicide bombers on three churches and four hotels. About 500 people were also wounded.