October 24, 2017

US condemns attack on Iranian opposition camp in Iraq

AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE (AFP) US top diplomat John Kerry condemned an attack on a base that houses exiled Iranian opposition members on the outskirts of Baghdad, calling Thursday for the international community to help relocate its residents. At least 15 missiles targeted Camp Liberty Thursday, a former US military base near Baghdad’s international airport, which […]

European Parliament group condemns missile attack on Camp Liberty

Press release 29 October 2015 European Parliament ‘Friends of a Free Iran’ condemns missile attack against Iranian refugees in Camp Liberty At 7:40 pm local time Thursday 29 October 2015, Camp Liberty where over 2000 Iranian refugees reside near Baghdad came under severe missile attack. According to preliminary reports, over 80 missiles of different kinds […]

US condemns deadly rocket attack on Mojahedin camp in Iraq

RUDAW By Yerevan Saeed   WASHINGTON DC—Lawmakers in the United States condemned rocket attacks on the Iranian dissident group Mojahedin-e Khalq (MEK) at Liberty Camp in Baghdad on Thursday, calling it a terrorist attack. “The United States strongly condemns today’s brutal, senseless terrorist attack on Camp Hurriya that killed and injured camp residents,” said US […]

British MPs Condemn the Deadly Rocket Attack on Camp Liberty

British MPs condemn the deadly missile attack on Camp Liberty resulting in death of 20 camp residents. We were just informed that there was yet another rocket attack on Camp Liberty, where members of Iran’s democratic opposition, the PMOI, were forced to move in 2012 after assurances of protection by the UN and the US […]

IPCDA condemns Rocket Attack on Camp Liberty

Press Statement IPCDA condemns 4th deadly attack on Iranian refugees in Camp Liberty, Iraq The International Parliamentary Campaign in Defence of Ashraf and Liberty (IPCDA) is appalled by the news this afternoon of the 4th deadly rocket attack on Camp Liberty, Iraq, that lead to 23 residents dead and scores of others severely injured. The […]

More than 20 dead after missile attack on Iranian refugee camp in Baghdad

The GUARDIAN BY ASSOCIATED PRESS No claim of responsibility for attack that hit former military base near Iraqi airport, which houses exiles of Iranian opposition group Mujahedin of Iran More than 20 people are reported to have been killed after a barrage of rockets slammed into a former military base near Baghdad international airport that […]

UNHCR statement on today’s attack on vicinity of Baghdad International Airport, including Camp Liberty, in Iraq

29 October 2015 UNHCR strongly condemns today’s rocket attacks in the vicinity of Baghdad International Airport, which have also hit adjacent Camp Hurriyet (Camp Liberty), reportedly causing injuries to dozens of people of concern and some 20 deaths. Camp Liberty is home to around 2,200 people of concern to the Office. The authorities have evacuated […]

Shocking Scenes of Oct. 29 Rocket Attack on Camp Liberty

23 Iranian dissidents, members of People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK), who are striving for freedom and democracy in their homeland, were killed tonight in the most lethal attack so far on Camp Liberty near Baghdad airport where some 2400 defenseless PMOI members have been kept in unsafe and inhuman conditions by the Iraqi Government […]

Washington Times: Iran responsible for deadly rocket attack on Camp Liberty in Iraq, dissidents say

The Washington Times By Guy Taylor An Iranian dissident group said more than 20 of its members in Iraq were killed Thursday when a barrage of Iranian-made rockets slammed into a former U.S. military base near Baghdad, where the dissidents have been kept in a state of semi-captivity by Iraqi authorities for years. While the […]

Ros-Lehtinen Statement Regarding Reported Missile Attack on Camp Liberty

Oct 29, 2015 Ros-Lehtinen Statement Regarding Reported Missile Attack on Camp Liberty (Washington, DC) – U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Chairman of the Middle East and North Africa Subcommittee, made the following statement today regarding reports of a missile attack on Camp Liberty. Statement by Ros-Lehtinen: “I am deeply troubled by reports that Camp Liberty residents […]