December 15, 2017

The friends left in the shadow of war

THE WASHINGTON TIMES America has an obligation to save its friends in Iran By Former Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge The Iranian regime’s war against the United States — and it is very much a war — has largely been fought by proxies for more than two decades. The U.S. government considers Iran the […]

Time to take the necessary steps to secure the safety of the population of Camp Ashraf/Liberty

THE HILL By Tahar Boumedra This week the UN Security Council session will discuss the possibility of extending the mandate of the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI). It is expected on this occasion that the head of UNAMI, the Special Representative of the Secretary General (SRSG) Ambassador Martin Kobler will present his periodic […]

Protective Measures Are Necessary to Ensure the Safety and Security of the Population of Camp Ashraf

THE ROLL CALL By  General Hugh Shelton The United States is again party to a good news–bad news event in the Middle East. For years, freedom-loving people around the world worked together under the courageous leadership of Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, using every tool at their disposal, to get the wrongful designation of the Iranian opposition […]

US must honor its promise to protect Camp Liberty residents, Ex-US Governor demands

NCRI – The United States must honor its promise to protect the residents of Camp Liberty and transfer them out of Iraq to a place of safety, the former US Governor of Pennsylvania has demanded. Ed Rendell – also the former chairman of the Democratic National Committee – said when the US handed over protection […]

How the U.S. hung a potential Iranian ally out to dry

THE BALTIMORE SUN By Mitchell Reiss America’s bungled relationship with the MEK/PMOI has led to missed opportunities and humanitarian catastrophe The plight of the organized resistance to the regime in Iran, particularly the violent persecution of the group known as the Mujahedeen e-Khalq (MEK/PMOI), has been one of the great, untold stories in international politics. […]

US and UN have failed to honour promises to Camp Liberty residents, US General says

NCRI – An ‘unconscionable humanitarian crisis’ is unfolding in Camp Liberty despite American pledges, Iraqi promises and the international community’s obligation to protect its vulnerable unarmed residents, US General James Jones has told a conference at the Senate in Washington DC. Every day that passes brought with it the threat of more rocket attacks and […]

Hutchison, Iranian Texans speak out for a democratic Iran

HOUSTON CHRONICLE Many Texas Iranian Americans and top United States political leaders gathered in Washington on Saturday, at the National Convention of Iranian American Communities, to talk about their efforts to create a democratic Iran. The event changed gears from nuclear non-proliferation and democracy to become an unexpected vigil following news of a horrifying event […]

Calls for Iranian exiles to be moved to US after attack

AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE WASHINGTON (AFP) — Top former American officials on Saturday condemned an attack on a camp of Iranian exiles in Iraq that left five dead, and urged Washington to allow the residents to take refuge in the United States. The National Convention for a Democratic Iran, meeting in Washington, also accused the US […]

U.S. to remove Iran group from terror list, officials say

THE WASHINGTON POST The State Department is preparing to remove the Iranian opposition group Mujahedin-e Khalq from the U.S. government’s terrorist list, siding with advocates who say the controversial organization should be rewarded for renouncing violence and providing intelligence on Iran’s nuclear program, senior Obama administration officials said Friday. The decision to begin the process […]

Former U.S. Officials Call on Department of State to Delist MEK

StopFundamentalism.COM On August 30, 2012, 17 former U.S. Generals and elected officials of U.S. government issued a joint statement calling on the Department of State to remove the name of the Iranian resistance movement, the Mujahedin-e Khalq, MEK from its Foreign Terrorist Organizations list. The full text of the statement, as was received by Stop […]