October 24, 2017

Lawmaker from Humble seeks U.N. action for Iranian exiles

THE HOUSTON CHRONICLE WASHINGTON – Texas GOP Rep. Ted Poe, a frequent critic of the United Nations, prepared a letter to U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Monday asking the international organization to consider deploying blue helmeted U.N. peacekeepers to Iraq to prevent further attacks on Iranian exiles who had been promised protection by the […]

Chairman Menendez Condemns Attacks on Camp Ashraf Residents, Calls on Iraqi Government to Protect Community now in Camp Liberty and Secure Release of Seven Hostages taken after Massacre at Camp Ashraf

PRESS RELEASE September 12, 2013 WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ), Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, released this statement condemning the attacks on Camp Ashraf residents, and called on the Iraqi government to protect the community and secure the release of seven hostages taken after the massacre at Camp Ashraf. “I […]

Levin releases letter regarding Camp Ashraf attack

PRESS RELEASE Thursday, September 12, 2013 WASHINGTON – Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, today released a letter he sent on Sept. 6 to Secretary of State John Kerry calling on the United States to investigate the fatal Sept. 1 attack on residents of Camp Ashraf, Iraq, and to make […]

Rohrabacher: Iraqi PM Maliki Must be Held Accountable for Iranian Refugee Deaths; Demands Refugees Not be Returned to Iran

PRESS RELEASE Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia and Emerging Threats, today called on the Iraqi government of Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki to take all steps necessary to stop the ongoing violence, including murder, directed against unarmed civilian Iranian refugees. He also demanded that the Iraqi prime minister […]

Shiela Jackson Lee calls for a thorough and impartial investigation into violence at Camp Ashraf

Press Statement CONGRESSWOMAN SHEILA JACKSON LEE CALLS FOR A THOROUGH AND IMPARTIAL INVESTIGATION INTO VIOLENCE AT CAMP ASHRAF THAT HAS REPORTEDLY LEFT AT LEAST 47 DEAD The U.S. must maintain its commitment to uphold the legal and humanitarian obligations as they relate to the people of Camp Ashraf Washington, DC – Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, […]

In Letters To President Obama, Secretary Kerry, and the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Ros-Lehtinen Condemns Massacre of Camp Ashraf Residents

PRESS RELEASE (WASHINGTON) – U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), Chairman of the Middle East and North Africa Subcommittee, today wrote letters to President Obama, Secretary of State John Kerry, and to the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Antonio Guterres, condemning the recent reported attack this morning against the residents of Camp Ashraf. Statement by Ros-Lehtinen: […]

Congressman Ted Poe demands protection for Camp Liberty

NCRI – U.S. Congressman Ted Poe has demanded that the US provide protection for the residents of the Liberty ‘concentration camp’ before there are returned to Ashraf as soon as possible. He also praised the Iranian Resistance president-elect Maryam Rajavi and said there was ‘nothing more powerful than a woman who has made up her […]

Grave situation

THE WASHINGTON TIMES By A leading member of Congress is accusing the Iraqi government of failing to protect unarmed Iranian dissidents from terrorist attacks in a refugee camp near Baghdad. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen wrote Iraqi Ambassador Jabir Habeb Jabir to complain that his government had done nothing to prevent rocket attacks on Camp Hurriya, formerly […]

Kerry Blasts Iran for Attack on Dissidents

ASSOCIATED PRESS (WASHINGTON) — Secretary of State John Kerry has accused Iran of launching a deadly attack last February on its own people who were seeking refuge in Iraq because of opposition to their country’s policies. Testifying before the House Foreign Relations Committee on Wednesday, Kerry told lawmakers that Iran was behind a rocket and […]

Kerry blames Iran for attack on Iraq camp

AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE WASHINGTON — US Secretary of State John Kerry blamed the Iranian government for a deadly attack on an opposition camp in Iraq, and voiced fears of another assault. “We are deeply engaged in this. I am very concerned about the potential of another attack,” Kerry told US lawmakers when asked about the […]