August 20, 2017

Hundreds rally in support of Iranian opposition

ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of people rallied outside the White House on Saturday, calling on President Barack Obama to remove an Iranian opposition group once allied with Saddam Hussein’s Iraqi regime from the U.S. list of terrorist organizations. Former Pennsylvania Govs. Tom Ridge and Ed Rendell were among the speakers urging the U.S. […]

Iran exiles demand delay of Iraq camp closure

AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE WASHINGTON, October 22, 2011 (AFP) – Hundreds of protesters gathered Saturday at the White House to demand that the closure of a refugee camp for Iranian exiles in Iraq be postponed, arguing that a massacre will occur when US troops leave. Wearing yellow hats and waving banners demanding “protection for Camp Ashraf,” […]

Demonstrators Call for Iranian Opposition Group to Be Removed From US List of Terrorist Organizations

FoxNews [oqeygallery id=2]   WASHINGTON –  Hundreds of people rallied outside the White House on Saturday, calling on President Barack Obama to remove an Iranian opposition group once allied with Saddam Hussein’s Iraqi regime from the U.S. list of terrorist organizations. Former Pennsylvania Govs. Tom Ridge and Ed Rendell were among the speakers urging the […]

Mislabeling Iran’s enemies

NEWSDAY The death last week of Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi means focus will soon shift back to the single most significant threat America is facing: Iran. Officials in the Obama administration are still scratching their heads for an appropriate response to the foiled plot by agents of the Iranian regime to assassinate the ambassador of […]

Iraqi Committee tasked with suppression of Ashraf intensifies pressures and inhumane siege on Ashraf

National Council of Resistance of Iran Camp Ashraf Military Occupation – Press Release No. 151 Prevention of entry of fuel, psychological torture of patients, refusing to handover bodies of Ashraf’s deceased, and the return of a head henchman NCRI – The Committee tasked with suppression of Ashraf in the Iraqi Prime Ministry has intensified its […]

For an effective response to Iran, remove MeK from terror list

THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER The foiled plot by agents of the Iranian regime to assassinate the Saudi Ambassador to the U.S. has officials in the Obama administration furiously scratching their heads for an “appropriate” response. All too often with Iranian provocations, U.S. policy options swing ineffectually between the uncreative (economic sanctions) to the unrealistic (military strikes). […]

U.S. Denies Iran Claims That Saudi Plot Defendant Belongs to Exile Group

THE NEW YORK TIMES WASHINGTON — Obama administration officials on Wednesday denied Iranian news reports that a man charged in a plot to assassinate the Saudi ambassador to the United States is actually an agent of an exiled Iranian opposition group. “We note that these reports originate solely with Iranian state media sources, which have […]

Iranian Opposition: No Role In Plot

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL – Real Time Brussels Blog The Iranian opposition group Mujahedin-e Khalq, or MEK, has forged a core of support at the heart of Europe by flying in U.S. political heavyweights for lavish conferences. In January, it was former U.S. ambassador to the UN John Bolton (and his body double), former New […]

Iranian exiles say Iraq poised to attack Camp Ashraf

Agence France Presse (BRUSSELS) – Iraqi forces are preparing to attack the Ashraf Camp in Iraq housing thousands of outlawed Iranian dissidents, the leader of an Iranian opposition group, Maryam Rajavi, told AFP on Wednesday. The attack is “imminent”, said Rajavi, who heads the National Council of Resistance of Iran. She warned of a potential […]

Iranian exiles urge delay of Iraqi Camp Ashraf closure

AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE BRUSSELS — Iranian dissidents, backed by Belgian, European and US politicians, Tuesday urged the international community to press Iraq to postpone the closure of a camp housing thousands of outlawed Iranians. “The US remains morally responsible for the people of Ashraf,” said former Democratic presidential candidate Howard Dean, referring to Camp Ashraf, […]