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Five years after massacre at Camp Ashraf on July 28-29, 2009

On July 28-29, 2009, Iraqi forces stormed Camp Ashraf and murdered eleven defenseless residents while U.S. forces were still present at the camp and only observed the events as they unraveled. During the same attack, Iraqi forces abducted 36 of the residents.

It was only after 72 days of a hunger strike by the hostages, hundreds of Camp Ashraf residents, and Iranians across the world that the Iraqi government was forced to release the hostages, who by then were on the brink of death.

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Arab lawyers demand protection for Liberty and Ashraf massacre probe

NCRI - More than 13,000 Arab lawyers and judges have demanded improved security for the residents of Camp Liberty and a full investigation into the September 1, 2013, massacre at Camp Ashraf.

The joint statement published by Assembly of Independent Jurists For Defense of Human Rights in Iraq also calls on the United nations to deploy troops in Camp Liberty to provide daily protection for Iranian residents of Camp Liberty.

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Canadian Parliament unanimously adopts motion supporting Camp Liberty Iranians

NCRI - The Subcommittee on International Human Rights of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development addressed the situation in Camp Liberty, Iraq, and unanimously adopted a motion supporting residents and condemned the massacres of Iranians in the camp.

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Iraqi forces send away more buyers of Camp Ashraf property

4 Iraqi merchants turned back from Camp Liberty entrance after several hours delay

In the past months 75 merchants gone to Liberty to buy Ashraf property have been turned back

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UN, US urged to prevent Iraq to grab the property of Camp Ashraf

By: Dr. Raj Baldev, Cosmo Theorist, President God Believers Association (GBA)
Iraq in connivance with Iran now prevents the sale of Ashraf property with a view to grabbing it.

The Iraqi Govt. has no regard for the United Nations or any other country except Iran, because it is supporting Maliki.

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Iraq: 3,100 tribal leaders call for protection of Iranians in Camp Liberty

NCRI - In a joint statement, over 3,100 Iraqi tribal leaders and sheikhs from across Iraq have called for protection of Iranian opposition members in Camp Liberty located near Baghdad Airport. Also they called for an end to medical blockade imposed on the Iranian political refugees by the Iraqi government of Nouri Al-Maliki.

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UNHCR concerned over continuing insecurity affecting Iranian opposition in Camp Liberty, Iraq

Statement by The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, May 6, 2014:

Continuing insecurity affecting residents of Camp Hurriya (Camp Liberty)

Since 2011, UNHCR, together with the United Nations Assistance Mission in Iraq (UNAMI), has been engaged in an effort to find relocation opportunities outside Iraq for some 3,200 former residents of Camp New Iraq (formerly Camp Ashraf), who now reside in Camp Hurriya, near Baghdad International Airport.

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Video: New calls for US to save Iranians in Camp Liberty

Former Sen. Joe Lieberman on Tuesday said the United States broke its word in Iraq and said America is now responsible for the humanitarian crisis that Iranian opposition members in Camp Liberty are facing Iraq.

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Int'l community has failed to protect Iranian dissidents in Camp Liberty, US General tells conference

The international community had failed to protect Iranian opposition members in Camp Liberty, Iraq, whose safety and future freedom must now be insured, US General George W Casey told a conference in Arizona.

The leader of US troops in Iraq from 2004 to 2007 also said in a speech in conference entitled Countering Iran's Nuclear, Terrorist Threats: "The Iranian regime has and will continue to use terrorism to accomplish their political objectives."

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Video: Senator Menendez demands protection for Camp Liberty Iranians

NCRI - United States Senator Robert Menendez has demanded that the residents of Camp Liberty be able to live without fear of terrorist attacks and are protected by the Iraqi government and the West.

The Democrat politician and Chairman of the US Committee on Foreign Relations also praised the important role of the MEK (The People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran - PMOI) in exposing the 'duplicity' of the Iranian regime, which he branded a state sponsor of terrorism and a destabilizing influence throughout the Middle East.

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UN must end Liberty medical siege, Australian group demands

The United Nations must take action to end the Iraqi blockade of urgent medical supplies urgently needed by the residents of Camp Liberty, Australian supporters of a free Iran have demanded.

In a letter to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, the Association to Defend Freedom and Human Rights in Iran called for an immediate end to the 'anti-human medical siege' of the camp.

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Mr. President: Keep Your Promises to Camp Liberty!

By: Ken Blackwell, Source: TownHall
One hundred years ago this summer, the German Chancellor reacted with shock and dismay when the British ambassador brought him news of his country’s declaration of war. Germany had invaded Belgium, a country whose independence Germany had pledged by treaty to respect. The Chancellor was distraught. He said he could not believe Britain would go to war over “a scrap of paper.”

Americans this summer are not so much war weary as war wary. We certainly do not want any further entanglements in the Mideast. But we do know that great countries keep their word. If they don’t keep their word, they cease to be great countries. Our pledges must not be "a scrap of paper."

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Iraqi MPs condemn UN failure to protect Iranian dissidents in Camp Liberty

NCRI - The failure of the United Nations to protect Iranian dissidents in Camp Liberty has been sharply criticized in an open letter by 45 Iraqi MPs.

The lawmakers published a letter to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on the Sout-al-Iraq (Sound of Iraq) website on April 26.

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