Photos & Videos of the aftermath of the rocket attack on Camp Liberty
NCRI - The following are photographs from Camp Liberty, Iraq, following the terrorist rocket attack carried out on Monday, July 4, 2016, by militia forces affiliated to the Iranian regime.
The camp houses members of the main Iranian opposition group People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI or MEK).
The PMOI members at the camp sent out these photographs.
Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, President-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI), in a statement on Monday called on the UN Security Council, the European Union and their member states to decisively condemn the criminal missile attack on Camp Liberty. Mrs. Rajavi said now that no doubt remains as to the Iranian regime’s intentions to cause more bloodshed at Camp Liberty, there is added urgency for the United States and the United Nations to take action to guarantee and provide safety and security for the residents of Camp Liberty until such time when all of them have departed Iraq. She emphasized that this would be consistent with the repeated and written guarantees the U.S. and the UN have given regarding the safety and security of Camp Liberty residents.
More than 50 missiles rained down at Camp Liberty, several of which landed outside the camp. The assault caused major destruction and fire in the camp, with missile craters seven feet wide and five feet deep. Based on reports received until midnight, 40 resident had been injured in the attack.