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Archives for March 2012

Lieutenant Colonel Leo McCloskey – I Lived With Ashraf Residents for 13 Months

Lieutenant Colonel Leo McCloskey: March 24, 2012 Paris – Thank you.  Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen; I’m not a professional speaker so I won’t probably be as good as everybody else here.  But I want to say one thing, that I am a citizen of Ashraf.  I know your children.  I know […]

Clinton too busy

THE WASHINGTON TIMES Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is just too busy meeting foreign leaders, responding to global crises and attending international forums to be bothered with Iranian dissidents who want her to remove them from the U.S. terrorist list. That, in essence, is the case the Justice Department argued this week in response […]

A tragic death at Iraq’s Camp Liberty as MEK supporters face intimidation

FOXNews.COM On the eve of the Persian New Year, Nowrouz, on March 20, Bardia Amir-Mostofian, a 44 year-old engineer, was praying in preparation for the celebrations, when he died of cardiac arrest in the abandoned, former US military base in Iraq known as Camp Liberty. Baradia died after 48 excruciating hours of repeated “inspections” by […]

Prominent American and European Politicians Urge UN, US, and EU for Immediate Action for Protection of Iranian Dissidents

PRNEWS WIRE Prominent American and European Politicians Urge UN, US, and EU for Immediate Action for Protection and Well-Being of Ashraf and Liberty Residents and Their Relocation to Third Countries PARIS, March 26, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Maryam Rajavi: The only way to stop Iran building a nuclear bomb or unprecedented conflict and crisis […]

Due Date

THE WASHINGTON TIMES A Senate Select Committee on Intelligence member is calling on the State Department to provide a special briefing to explain why an Iranian dissident group is listed as a terrorist organization. The State Department also is facing a federal court deadline Monday to justify the continued blacklisting of the People’s Mojahedin Organization […]

Bipartisan Political Leaders Urge Removal of MEK from Terrorist List, Denounce Attempt to Silence State Department Policy Critics

PRNEWSWIRE WASHINGTON, March, 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — With a federal appeals court deadline looming for the U.S. State Department to answer why it has defied earlier court rulings requiring review of a decision to maintain the main Iranian opposition movement, the Mujahedin-e Khaq (MEK) on the terrorist list, top former US officials and Members of Congress […]

True Terrorist Threat

THE TOWN HALL Much of the attention in the Middle East over the past few months has been focused on the suffering of the people of Syria. But the Assad regime in Syria, which is slaughtering its own people by the thousands, does so with help from its only ally, Iran. And it is not […]

Terror tagging of an Iranian dissident organization

UNITED PRESS INTERNATIONAL By RAYMOND TANTER, UPI Outside View Commentator:  The author says facts and the law are against keeping People’s Mujahedin of Iran on the U.S. State Department’s list of terrorist groups. WASHINGTON, March 22 (UPI) — Fact and law have been moving in the direction of removal of an Iranian dissident group — […]

Opprobrium for friends of Iranian dissidents

THE WASHINGTON TIMES Honor demands better treatment for refugees and their defenders The events of the decade since Sept. 11 accentuate the reality that fighting terrorism and defending the security and welfare of the civilized world is the responsibility of every citizen, especially those in public service. But when the purported combat against terrorism turns […]

Failing Iraq’s Iranian dissidents

EUROPEAN VOICE   An agreement between the UN and the Iraqi government on the treatment of Iranian dissidents is not being respected. Martin Kobler, the special representative of the United Nations‘ secretary-general in Iraq, will visit Brussels on Wednesday to address the European Parliament’s foreign-affairs committee. At that meeting, he will hear of the grave […]