FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Contact: Shannon Kuehn
Phone: (202) 828-8370
Washington, DC – The Public Affairs Alliance of Iranian Americans (PAAIA) today issued the following statement following President Trump’s address to the nation regarding the situation with Iran:
“PAAIA is encouraged by President Trump’s decision to step back from further escalation with Iran. We continue to encourage both the United States and Iran to pursue a diplomatic path to solve their differences. PAAIA is reassured that the U.S. Administration has reaffirmed its commitment to international law and will not be targeting sites of cultural significance in Iran. PAAIA will continue to be a vocal advocate for diplomatic solutions to a conflict that is in neither country’s interests.”
About PAAIA: The Public Affairs Alliance of Iranian Americans (PAAIA) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, nonsectarian organization that serves the interests of Iranian Americans and represents the community before U.S. policymakers and the American public at large.
January 8, 2020