Jaromír Štětina, a Member of the European Parliament from the Czech Republic, has wished the Iranian people a happy Persian New Year.
NCRI - Iranian political prisoners in Tehran's notorious Evin Prison have celebrated the Iranian New Year despite pressure put on them by the mullahs' regime.
On Sunday March 20, which marked the Iranian Nowrouz, political prisoners in Ward 8 gathered in the ward's prayer hall and distributed tea and sweats among themselves.
The prisoners collectively recited a poem and vowed to continue their resistance against the mullahs' regime.
NCRI - Andrew Lewer, a Member of the European Parliament from the United Kingdom, has spoken out against religious persecution in Iran.
Mr. Lewer said the people of Iran should be free to practice whatever religion they choose.
He added that European lawmakers share the vision of Iranian opposition leader Mrs. Maryam Rajavi for a democratic Iran respectful of religious freedom and without the death penalty.
NCRI - Patricija Šulin, a Member of the European Parliament from Slovenia, has sent a message of support to Iranian women who are fighting to achieve freedom and democracy in Iran.
NCRI – All people who believe in democracy ought to be supporting the Iranian Resistance to bring freedom and democracy to Iran, José Inácio Faria, a Member of the European Parliament from Portugal, has said.
Maryam Rajavi, the President-elect of the Iranian Resistance, is a Muslim woman who is leading the global fight against Islamic fundamentalism, Eleonora Evi, a Member of the European Parliament from Italy, has said.
Cross-Party members of both Houses of Parliament of the United Kingdom joined the Anglo-Iranian communities in celebrating the Persian New Year at a reception in the House of Commons on Wednesday, March 23.
Speakers included prominent UK lawyers and representatives of the Anglo-Iranian communities. All wished those celebrating Nowruz around the world, and in particular the people of Iran and the Iranian refugees in Camp Liberty, a happy and prosperous new year.
NCRI - Pál Csáky, a Member of the European Parliament from Slovakia and the country's former Deputy Prime Minister for European affairs, human rights and minorities, has sent a message of solidarity and support to the Iranian people and their Resistance movement on the occasion of Nowrouz, the Iranian New Year.
Ryszard Czarnecki, a Vice President of the European Parliament from Poland, says European lawmakers support the 10-point plan of Iranian opposition leader Maryam Rajavi, for a future free Iran.