Tag: Iran

United front against #Iran regime’s destructive policies

United front against #Iran regime’s destructive policies

| June 21, 2017 | 1 Comment

  Well-known politicians and military leaders from the US, Europe, the Middle East and other Muslim-majority countries will attend a massive pro-opposition rally organized by Iranians in Paris on 1 July. The extraordinary international event reflects the participants’ view that there is an urgent need to confront the actions of the Iranian regime, whether it’s […]

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Over €44 million of funding to help people in need in #Afghanistan, #Iran and #Pakistan

Over €44 million of funding to help people in need in #Afghanistan, #Iran and #Pakistan

The European Commission has announced humanitarian assistance of over €44 million to help people in need in South-West and Central Asia, who continue to face the consequences of years of conflicts and displacement, as well as recurrent natural disasters. The funding will support Afghan refugees and their families in Iran and Pakistan, help victims of […]

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Over 150 members of European Parliament condemn #FakeElections in #Iran

Over 150 members of European Parliament condemn #FakeElections in #Iran

On the eve of the Iranian presidential “elections”, 156 members of the European Parliament issued a joint statement (attached) and declared: “The elections in Iran are not free and fair. Opposition is banned. All candidates have to declare their heartfelt belief to the concept of supreme clerical rule. An unelected body named the ‘Guardian Council’, […]

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#Iran: Democratic opposition in the run-up to presidential elections

#Iran: Democratic opposition in the run-up to presidential elections

In the run-up to the Iranian regime’s presidential election, the activist network of the main Iranian opposition movement, the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK), has been engaged in an extensive, nationwide campaign calling on Iranians to boycott the elections. There has been a conspicuous uptick in the activities of the resistance network in recent […]

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Tolerating theocracy in #Iran is a perilous illusion

Tolerating theocracy in #Iran is a perilous illusion

| May 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Since the nuclear agreement, officially known as the JCPOA, was signed between world powers and Tehran, the world has witnessed Iran’s malign intervention in the Middle East grow despite a purported “moderate”, President Hassan Rouhani, holding office, writes Hamid Bahrami. Although the US confirms that Iran is complying with the terms of the nuclear deal, […]

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European nations need to co-operate with US on #Iran policy

European nations need to co-operate with US on #Iran policy

| April 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Within his first month in office, the Republican president has directed his State Department to begin a review that could actually lead to the hard-line Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) being designated as a foreign terrorist organization. It appears not improbable that President Donald Trump’s intends the United States to move to confront Iran’s paramilitary […]

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Senator McCain meets #NCRI President-elect Maryam Rajavi

Senator McCain meets #NCRI President-elect Maryam Rajavi

| April 15, 2017 | 4 Comments

On 14 April, Senator John McCain (R-AZ), the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, met in Tirana, Albania, with Maryam Rajavi (pictured), the president-elect of National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) and discussed the latest developments in Iran. Prior to the meeting, Senator McCain visited one of the centers of the People’s Mojahedin […]

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