November 17, 2017

EU condemns rocket attack on Camp Liberty

European External Action Service Brussels, 30/10/2015 151030_02_en STATEMENT Statement of the Spokesperson on the attack on Camp Hurriya, Iraq 30/10/2015 Several reports have emerged of a multiple rocket attack yesterday on and in the vicinity of Camp Hurriya in Iraq, which killed over 20 camp residents and injured a much larger number including Iraqi soldiers […]

UN strongly condemns attack on Iranian exiles camp in Iraq

30 October 2015 – The United Nations has strongly condemned the attack that occurred Thursday evening on a camp located near Baghdad International Airport that houses over 2,100 Iranian exiles and called for the perpetrators to be brought to justice. The attack on Camp Hurriya (Camp Liberty) left at least 26 residents dead and many […]

UN’s Ban Ki-moon condemns Camp Liberty massacre

United Nations  Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon STATEMENT Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on attack on Camp Hurriya in Baghdad New York, 30 October 2015 The Secretary-General condemns the attack yesterday on Camp Hurriya, near the Baghdad International Airport, which left at least 26 residents dead and many more wounded. The attack reportedly also […]

Rocket Attack on Camp Liberty Inflicts over $10 Million Damage

57 trailers, 10 dining halls and 275 air conditioners destroyed or rendered totally nonfunctional The damages inflicted on PMOI (MEK) properties at Camp Liberty because of the missile attack last night (pictures attached) has been estimated at over $10 million. This includes 131 trailers completely destroyed and 226 rendered unusable. Ten dining halls have been totally devastated […]

Scenes of Horrific Destruction Caused by October 29 Rocket Attack on Camp Liberty

At 12:40 pm EST (19:40 pm local time) on Thursday October 29, 2015 at least 80 missiles slammed into Camp Liberty, where members of the main Iranian opposition group, the Mujahedin-e Khalq (PMOI, or MEK), have been residing since February 2012. So far 23 residents, including at least one woman, were killed and dozens have […]

Who bombed the camp of Iranian dissidents in Iraq?

NCRI – This article originally appeared in French in the Swiss daily ‘24heures’ and has been translated into English by Swiss Daily 24heures By Olivier Bot 10/30/2015 Repression – The camp of the People’s Mojahedin, Iranian dissidents in exile, was targeted by rockets last night. Who fired rockets last night at Camp Liberty, a […]

UNMAI Press Statement on Camp Liberty Attack

Baghdad, 30 October 2015 – The United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) strongly condemns the attack on Camp Hurriya (Camp Liberty) which occurred on the evening of 29 October, resulting in numerous deaths and injuries. The camp, in the vicinity of Baghdad International Airport, currently houses over 2100 Iranian exiles. UNAMI urges the Government […]

Missiles near Baghdad airport kill soldiers, Iran refugees

Deutsche Welle A one-time US base near Baghdad airport has been struck by rockets. More than a dozen people are thought to have been killed. Former Camp Liberty houses Iranians opposed to the regime in Tehran. Rocket fire struck a former US military base near Baghdad International Airport late on Thursday. Three Iraqi soldiers were […]

Rockets land near Baghdad airport, reportedly killing 23

REUTERS BAGHDAD – About 15 rockets landed on Thursday near a camp next to Baghdad International Airport holding members of an exiled Iranian opposition group, an Iraqi military spokesman said, and a spokesman for the group said 23 of its members had been killed. It was not immediately clear whether the People’s Mujahideen Organisation of […]

SPECIAL: Iran launches attack on unarmed dissidents in Iraq, many killed

DIGITAL JOURNAL By Brian Booker Baghdad – The Iranian government has allegedly attacked a camp occupied by the unarmed Iranian dissident group, the Mujahideen-e Khalq. Evidence of Iranian made rockets have been found. So far, 23 people, including one woman, have reportedly been killed. Electricity has been cut off to the camp, making it difficult […]