Iran Focus

Excerpts from the book: "Iran’s Democratic Opposition, A report from Ashraf City," published in January 2009 following a visit to Camp Ashraf by a delegation of European lawmakers led by Dr. Alejo Vidal-Quadras Roca, Vice-President of the European Parliament. Camp Ashraf was home to thousands of members of Iran's main opposition group, the People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran, PMOI (or Mojahedin-e Khalgh, MEK). The MEK members later moved to Camp Liberty, near Baghdad.

Munich security conference

Iran Focus

London, 17 Oct - The Foreign Affairs Committee of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) said it considers holding a meeting of the Munich Security Conference (MSC) in Tehran on Saturday and the visit by the German Foreign Minister to Iran an act against human rights in Iran and against regional and global peace and security that is to be condemned. It had called on the MSC Chairman and the German Foreign Minister to cancel their trips to Iran and call off the conference in Tehran.

Flash Flooding in Iran

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Tehran, Sep 20 – Flash floods triggered by heavy rains have killed at least 11 people near Tehran and in Iran’s southern provinces, state television said.

Six people died in the city of Pakdasht, south-east of Tehran, on Friday when a river broke its banks as they had a picnic.

London, 7 Sep - With congressional Democrats providing the crucial votes US President Barack Obama will need to sustain any veto of Republican-led action to undo the Iran nuclear agreement, former Democratic Rep. Patrick Kennedy made clear his views on the deal.

Speaking to the 50th anniversary celebration Saturday of the People’s Mojahedin Organisation of Iran (PMOI / MEK), in Washington, D.C., Kennedy delivered a scathing denunciation of the rogue regime, according to Newsmax.