For Immediate Release
NIAC Statement on President Trump's Norooz Message
WASHINGTON - The National Iranian American Council released the following statement in response to President Trump's message on Norooz:
"Empty words disgrace the one who speaks them,
like serving a walnut shell without the nut."
-Saadi, 13th century Persian poet
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