Maryam Rajavi: Our plan is an Iran without the death penalty
• All forms of engagement with Iranian regime must be made contingent upon termination of the death penalty. As long as the wave of executions continues in Iran, shaking hands with the mullahs is not justified in any way.
• Supporting Assad and his continued rule help ISIS survive; eviction of the Iranian regime is the only way to overcome ISIS.
1820 - Iranian youths are on the stage to support the PMOI (MEK) and the Iranian Resistance for freedom and democracy in their homeland. They vow to stand up for human rights in Iran.
NCRI – On the occasion of the World Day Against the Death Penalty on Saturday, an international gathering will be held in Paris to highlight the surge of executions in Iran and need for urgent action.
The event will be streamed live on ncr-iran.org. It will begin at 2.30pm Paris time (8.30am EDT)
The United States government has privately reminded foreign governments and U.S. bankers that sanctions against Iran's regime remain in effect, cautioning against a rush by Western companies to invest in Iran's oil industry and other businesses until the country fully complies with the July nuclear agreement.
NCRI - The United Nations and the European Union have a duty to ensure the protection of thousands of members of the main Iranian opposition group, the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI or MEK), in Camp Liberty in Iraq, Ryszard Czarnecki, Vice President of the European Parliament, said in Brussels on Wednesday.
Despite the July 14 Iran nuclear deal, the Iranian regime is continuing its "unacceptable" use of the death penalty. European Parliament President Martin Schulz's upcoming visit to Iran is the perfect occasion for him to take a stand, writes Belgian MEP Gérard Deprez, chairman of Friends of a Free Iran in the European Parliament.
• He was the killer of PMOI and Kurdish people and among key commanders that suppressed the 1999 and 2009 uprisings in Tehran
• The death of the highest-ranking IRGC commander demonstrates that the ship of mullahs has run aground in Syria and faces horrendous defeats
NCRI - Iranian teachers held anti-regime protests on Thursday across towns and cities in Iran against the fundamentalist policies of the mullahs' regime targeting Iranian educators.
NCRI – Brigadier General Hossein Hamedani, the most senior General in charge of the Iranian regime’s forces fighting in Syria to keep dictator Bashar Assad in power, was killed on Thursday evening on the outskirts of the city of Aleppo, the Iranian regime’s state media announced on Friday. Hamedani was a deputy to Gen. Qassem Soleimani, the commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) Quds Force. The following is a brief about his background:
NCRI - The most senior General in charge of the Iranian regime's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) forces fighting in Syria to keep dictator Bashar Assad in power has been killed, the regime's state media announced on Friday.
Interview with former Iranian political prisoner Mostafa Naderi