December 15, 2017

Archives for September 2013

Message to John Kerry

THE WASHINGTON TIMES From Capitol Hill to Brussels, supporters of the Iranian opposition are urging Secretary of State John F. Kerry to take action against Iraq for the massacre of 52 Iranian exiles by Iraqi gunmen. Thirty-four House members urged Mr. Kerry to cut funds for Iraq until Baghdad takes “clear and verifiable efforts” to […]

Massacre of 52 Iranians at exile camp in Iraq draws international attention

FOXNEWS Initially, it was a massacre that much of the world greeted with silence. While controversy raged about chemical weapons in Syria, in neighboring Iraq 52 Iranians living in an exile camp were killed.  Relatives of the victims say Iraqi-backed forces committed the Sep.1 slaughter. Iraq denies the allegation. Among the dead was Amir Emadi’s 56 […]

Envoys urge U.N. probe of massacre at Iranian exile camp in Iraq

THE LOS ANGELES TIMES A massacre this month at an Iranian exile camp in Iraq that killed 52 people under international protection was an act of premeditated slaughter and should be thoroughly investigated by the United Nations, two former foreign ministers told the world body Thursday. Former foreign ministers Bernard Kouchner of France and Sid […]

International Symposium in Geneva – Maryam Rajavi demands US and UN secure Camp Ashraf hostages release

The United States and United Nations must take urgent action to secure the release of seven hostages taken captive during the massacre at Camp Ashraf, Iranian Resistance president-elect Maryam Rajavi has demanded. The UN must also provide a permanent Blue Helmet force at Camp Liberty to protect Iranian dissidents in Iraq from further deadly attacks, […]

UN must send peacekeepers to Camp Liberty, US representatives demand

The United Nations must send Blue Helmet peacekeepers to Iraq to protect Iranian dissidents in Camp Liberty from further deadly attacks, two leading US congressmen have demanded. Congressman Ted Poe and Congresswoman Dana Rohrabacher also called for the UN to secure the immediate release of seven hostages taken captive during the Camp Ashraf massacre in […]

Congresswoman Chu: US must act to release Ashraf hostages and protect PMOI in Iraq

The United States must do everything in its power to ensure the return of the seven Camp Ashraf hostages, and honor its promise to protect all Iranian dissidents in Iraq, a leading Congresswoman has demanded. In a letter to US Secretary of State John Kerry, Judy Chu described the massacre of 52 Camp Ashraf residents […]

Rally against Iran regime’s president, Hassan Rouhani

Thousands of Iranian-Americans & human rights advocates to protest visit to the UN by Hassan Rouhani whose regime has: Executed 170 people since his election and oversaw two deadly attacks on Iranian dissidents in Iraq; Colluded with Iraq to massacre 52 unarmed refugees at Camp Ashraf, Iraq, on September 1; Boasted of deceiving the international […]

Former top diplomats say Iran dissidents massacred

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS GENEVA (AP) — Two former foreign ministers of France and Algeria say a Sept. 1 attack in Iraq that killed 52 members of an Iranian dissident group was a premeditated massacre, and the United Nations must press for the release of seven more who had were taken hostage while seeking asylum. Ex-foreign […]

Betrayal at Camp Ashraf

THE WASHINGTON TIMES America broke its promise to protect helpless dissidents While the world awaits a United Nations decision regarding Syria, another humanitarian tragedy has taken place in Iraq’s Camp Ashraf. It was an outright massacre and must not be ignored. On Sept. 1, at least 52 Iranian dissidents, including seven women, were executed — […]

Iraqi envoy ducks Iran exiles questions in online chat

AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE Iraq’s new ambassador to the United States Wednesday repeatedly dodged questions about a mass killing at an Iraqi camp hosting Iranian exiles during his first online Twitter chat since taking up his post in July. Lukman Faily was bombarded with questions about the whereabouts of seven people now missing from the camp, […]