February 19, 2018

Archives for April 2013

‘Lying’ Martin Kobler has failed Camp Liberty residents and must be replaced, Ex-UN official

NCRI - Martin Kobler has been 'fabricating information' and must be sacked for failing to keep his promises to the people of Camps Ashraf and Liberty, a meeting at the European Parliament on last Wednesday, March 27 was told. Tahar Boumedra - a former advisor to Kobler at the UN's mission to Iraq - also warned that Camp Liberty residents' lives were in danger unless they were relocated as soon as possible. He told the meeting: "I recently I crossed paths with the personal assistant to Mr Kobler. I told him that they had failed badly in this mission and failed in their promise to the residents of Ashraf. "The real objective was to put the residents of Camp Ashraf in a prison called … [Read more...]

Congressman Rohrabacher: US ‘lied to Liberty residents’ and must now protect them

NCRI - The United States 'lied to the MEK' and must now take swift steps to protect defenseless Camp Liberty residents, a senior US Congressman has demanded. Representative Dana Rohrabacher issued an urgent statement pressing the US State Department to honor its promises to the 3,100 highly vulnerable Iranian dissidents at the camp. Mr Rohrabacher - chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats - said: "The 3,100 MeK exiles were pressured by Iraq and the United States to move from the security of their long held compound at Camp Ashraf. "They were sent to Camp Liberty as a staging area, part of what was expected to be a quick process … [Read more...]

Move Camp Liberty residents to Ashraf, Iraqi leader demands

NCRI - Iraq must now return the residents to Ashraf, leader of Congress of Awakening Council has demanded. Sheik Ahmed Abu Risha called on Iraqi Government and the international community to provide full protection for Iranian dissidents at Liberty before immediate transfer Ashraf resettlement in third countries. He told the Iraq's NINA news agency on Saturday : "As long as the members of the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) remain in Camp Liberty they will be facing massacre and attacks as they were targeted in February which left eight dead and more 100 wounded. "The attack was resulted from the Iranian dominance and influence over the government of Iraq that has … [Read more...]