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Archives for December 2013

Rockets rain down on the 3,000 defenceless refugees in Camp Liberty in Baghdad

IRAN FOCUS Struan Stevenson MEP Shame, shame, shame on the politicians in America and Europe who are sitting comfortably at home, enjoying their festive Christmas holiday with their friends and families, while rockets rain down on the 3,000 defenceless refugees in Camp Liberty in Baghdad. At least three more people have been killed and dozens […]

Maliki’s notorious operative takes responsibility for attack on Camp Liberty

Fourth Missile Attack on Camp Liberty – Statement No. 7 Hours after the missile attack on Camp Liberty, which has left three residents killed and more than 50 others wounded so far, Watheq al-Battat, a notorious terrorist, who is merely a functionary of [Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri] al-Maliki, accepted responsibility for this assault. Using the […]

UN calls on Government to ensure safety of Iranian exiles after rockets hit camp

UN NEWS CENTRE 27 December 2013 – The United Nations today called on the Iraqi Government to ensure maximum security for some 3,200 Iranian exiles in a camp near Baghdad airport after a rocket attack on the airport last night reportedly killed a number of residents and seriously wounded others. “This is another stark reminder […]

UN Condemns Attack On Iranian Dissident Group

ASSOCIATED PRESS BAGHDAD (AP) — The United Nations on Friday condemned a rocket attack on a camp housing an Iranian exile group near Baghdad, calling on Iraqi government to protect the camp and investigate the incident. On Thursday night, barrage of rockets were fired on Camp Liberty, home to members of the Mujahedeen-e-Khalq, the militant […]

Maliki’s Interior Ministry denies Camp Liberty is hit, rejects casualties!

Iraq’s Ministry of Interior that is under the control of Maliki himself, today (Friday, December 27), in an ignominious lie denied Camp Liberty has been targeted. Al-Madi Press wrote: the Interior Ministry “denied that the Katyusha rockets that were fired at Baghdad International Airport targeted Iranian dissidents”. In a hideous lie that only mullahs ruling […]

UNHCR shocked by another attack affecting Camp Hurriya in Iraq, renews calls for safety and immediate relocation of residents

Press Releases, 27 December 2013 Geneva – The UN refugee agency strongly condemns last night’s attack on the Baghdad International Airport Zone, during which a number of rockets landed on Camp Hurriya – reportedly killing three and injuring many more in the camp. At least four camp residents who sustained serious injuries were reportedly rushed […]

Iranian dissidents say rockets hit their Baghdad camp, kill three

REUTERS BAGHDAD – A camp of Iranian dissidents in the Iraqi capital was hit by rockets on Thursday in an attack the group said killed three residents and seriously wounded several others. A Shi’ite militia claimed responsibility for the attack on the Mujahadin-e-Khalq (MEK) camp in western Baghdad, which has repeatedly been the target of […]

Terrorist Attack on Camp Hurriya in Iraq

Press Statement Jen Psaki Department Spokesperson Washington, DC December 26, 2013 The United States condemns in the strongest terms today’s rocket attack at Camp Hurriya that has reportedly killed and injured camp residents and also injured Iraqi police officers. Our condolences go out to the families of the victims and we hope for the swift […]

Iran exiles say camp struck by rockets near Baghdad airport

AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE Baghdad — Rockets struck near Baghdad airport on Thursday in what an exiled Iran opposition group said was an attack on their camp that left three dead and around 50 wounded. Nasser Bandar, the head of Iraq’s civil aviation authority said three rockets hit near a military site in the airport area, […]

Camp Liberty attacked with dozens of missiles tonight

Fourth Missile attack on Camp Liberty – Statement No. 1 At 21:15 local time (Thursday, December 26, 2013) Camp Liberty was targeted by dozens of missiles of different types. The number of those slain and wounded will be announced subsequently. This is the fourth missile attack on Iranian dissidents in Camp Liberty (Iraq) in 2013, […]