October 24, 2017

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 ncr-iran.org 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]