UN must act to help Iranian opposition members in Camp Liberty, German politician demands
- Published on Saturday, 05 April 2014 11:17
The United Nations must act to improve the dire humanitarian situation in Camp Liberty, and refuse to make concessions to the Iranian regime until it scraps its nuclear program, an Iranian New Year meeting in Berlin has been told.
Video: MEPs send New Year video wishes to Camp Liberty and the Iranian Resistance
- Published on Saturday, 29 March 2014 20:02
NCRI - Members of European Parliament have sent New Year video greetings to to Camp Liberty residents and Iranian dissidents everywhere praying for success in their ongoing fight for freedom.
European Parliament vice-president Oldrich Vlasak said in his words of support: "I hope next year will be the year of freedom and liberty. And specially for people in Camp Liberty, and I would like to wish them success in their fight for freedom. We are on your side."
Maryam Rajavi meets Norway lawmakers in Oslo
- Published on Wednesday, 26 February 2014 21:37
Mrs. Rajavi highlighted the deplorable human rights situation in Iran, Tehran's meddling in Syria and the need for action regarding the mullahs' nuclear threat
OSLO, Norway, February 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a meeting with members of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and Defence in the Norwegian Parliament (Stortinget), and representatives from other committees in the Norwegian Parliament, Wednesday February 26, Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, President-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran discussed questions related to Iran. Mr. Kristian Norheim, Second Deputy- chairman of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and Defence led the meeting. Mr. Norheim represents the Progress Party, a coalition partner in the government of Norway.
Video: U.S. Senate Iranian New Year gathering calls for protection of Camp Liberty residents
- Published on Tuesday, 25 March 2014 17:57
In a gathering held in U.S. Senate on the occasion of Nowruz (the Iranian New Year), a number of American dignitaries wished for a free and democratic Iran and called for protection of Iranian opposition members in Camp Liberty, Iraq.
Oslo: Call for a Firm Policy on Tehran and Immediate Action to Protect Iranian Exiles in Iraq
- Published on Wednesday, 26 February 2014 16:01
OSLO, February 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In two days of conferences in Oslo, Norway, members of the Iranian Diaspora from all the Nordic countries and international dignitaries discussed subjects of interest to them and the world community: Iran's nuclear ambitions, President Hassan Rouhani's human rights record, Iran's meddling in Syria, the status of Iranian refugees in Iraq.
Maryam Rajavi, president-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI), who resides in Paris and was in Oslo upon the invitation of Norwegian parliamentarians, was the keynote speaker of the two events.
Dr. Alejo Vidal-quadras New Year message calls for increased protection for Iranian refugees in Iraq
- Published on Sunday, 23 March 2014 19:26
In a video message on the occasion of Iranian New Year, Dr. Alejo Vidal-quadras, Vice-president of the European Parliament and president of International committee in Search of Justice, called for more protection of the Iranian opposition members in Camp Liberty, Iraq.
Obama administration must act to protect Iranian dissidents threatened in Iraq, says former senior U.S. officials, Iranian American community leaders
- Published on Wednesday, 26 February 2014 13:08
WASHINGTON, Feb. 26, 2014, OIAC – Top American supporters of the Iranian resistance are growing increasingly critical of the Obama administration for failing to keep a U.S. promise to protect more than 3,000 Iranian dissidents in an overcrowded refugee camp in Iraq, where they have been under repeated deadly attacks by Iraqi gunmen.
“It was a deal. It was a bargain, and the United States has never lived up to that bargain,” Ed Rendell, a former chairman of the Democratic Party, told a weekend forum of Iranian-Americans at the Los Angeles Convention Center on February 22.
Geneva: Iranian opposition protest continued on 1052th day
- Published on Sunday, 16 March 2014 11:22
Iranians continue their months long campaign calling for protection of Iranian political refugees in Camp Liberty, Iraq, and freedom of seven Camp Ashraf residents taken hostage by Iraqi forces.
On Friday, March 14, supporters of the Iranian Resistance in Geneva gathered outside the United Nations headquarters in the city to protest against the silence and inaction by the UN regarding the plight of Iranian dissidents in Camp Liberty in Iraq.
Maryam Rajavi speaks at Oslo conference on human rights in Iran
- Published on Monday, 24 February 2014 16:24
On Monday February 24, in a conference titled “Iran-Human Rights-Western Policy, Urgent Action for Residents of Camp Liberty”, participants called for a firm stance and binding decisions against systematic and flagrant violation of human rights in Iran and urgent action to ensure the safety and security of the residents of Liberty.
Maryam Rajavi Highlights Iran’s Worsening Human Rights Situation in Meeting with Norway’s Parliament
- Published on Thursday, 06 March 2014 15:00
On February 26, President-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran, Maryam Rajavi, met with members of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and Defense in Norwegian Parliament (Strortinget), as well as representatives from other committees in the Norwegian Parliament to discuss current concerns in Iran. At the meeting, Maryam Rajavi highlighted the worsening situation of abused human rights currently transpiring in Iran. Specifically, she notes the rise in executions.
Video - Kennedy: Mullahs hijacked Iranian revolution brought terror and oppression
- Published on Wednesday, 12 February 2014 15:19
The 35th anniversary of the Iranian revolution is the best opportunity in a generation to bring democracy and freedom to the people of Iran, former US Congressman Patrick Kennedy has told a conference in Paris.
The ruling mullah's hijacked the revolution and have brought nothing but 'oppression, repression, imprisonment, torture and terrorism', Mr Kennedy said at the Convention of Iranian Communities for Democracy on Saturday.
Maryam Rajavi selected as top International woman for IWD 2014
- Published on Wednesday, 05 March 2014 10:32
International Women’s Day (IWD): March 2014 – Nitin Raj, on the issue of outstanding services of Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, who has been selected by God Believers Association (GBA), social NGO, formerly known as National Integration Assembly (NIA), with a credit of about 5 decade-noble- service of World Peace and honored many head of States and special personalities since 1980 including Mrs. Indira Gandhi, leader of the Non-aligned Movement, Her Majesty the Queen of England, among others. The GBA has finally declared the top rare honor in collaboration with International Reporter and Media International.
What would you like to say about the bases of Mrs. Maryam Rajavi’s Selection for a special higher honor on the IWD on March 8th. She shall be honored subject to her consent and convenient venue, any time during this year.
El País: Iranian diaspora denounces that Tehran executed 500 people in six months
- Published on Wednesday, 12 February 2014 11:24
- The first world congress of opponents in Paris condemns the international silence on the regime’s crimes
Source: El País, February 8, 2014 (Translated from Spanish)
On the eve of the 35th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution that overthrew the monarchy in Iran, 300 opposition associations from all around the world gathered for the first time in Paris.