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Demonstrators protest Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's visit to Paris in January 2016
By Ann M.Simmons, Los Angeles TimesWednesday, 23 March 2016 Even as it is being welcomed back into the international community, Iran is continuing to violate the most basic civil and political rights of its people and needs continued monitoring, advocates who are pushing for greater freedoms in the Islamic Republic…
Repression against women using the name of Islam
  By Staff Writer, Iran ProbeWednesday, 23 March 2016 We have heard much from Islam experts with knowledge over the roots of Islamic fundamentalism, be it Sunni or Shiite, that these two are in fact one, and the mullahs’ in Iran are the Godfather of Daesh (the Arabic acronym for…
Nuclear Iranian Fairy Tales!
By Peter Harrell, The HillWednesday, 23 March 2016 With Iran’s recent launch of advanced ballistic missiles, Iranian hardliners are testing the resolve of the U.S. and our partners to confront Iranian aggression that challenges the nuclear agreement that came into effect earlier this year. A forceful U.S. and international response…
Our quickly unraveling nuclear deal
By Lawrence J. Haas, U.S.News & World ReportTuesday, 22 March 2016 Why is Iran enjoying increased privacy and freedom to conduct missile tests after signing the nuclear agreement? Iranians are famously savvy negotiators, so recent revelations that, under the U.S.-led global nuclear deal, Iran has far more leeway than we…
Despite the nuclear accord singed, Tehran continues its meddling in the Arab world
By Graeme Lamb, The TelegraphFriday, 18 March 2016  Far from developing a constructive relationship with the West, Tehran is busily fomenting sectarian tensions across the Middle East During the Iraq conflict in 2008, as US-led coalition forces fought a bitter battle with Iranian-backed militias, US General David Petraeus received an unexpected…
A traditional Haftseen table
Nowruz is the traditional Iranian new year holiday. It is the most cherished of all Iranian festivities. Nowruz marks the first day of spring and the beginning of the Iranian solar calendar. It is celebrated on the day of the astronomical vernal equinox (start of spring). The word comes from…
EU foreign policy chief wears a headscarf under orders issued by the mullahs during her visit to Iran
By Staff Writer, Iran ProbeThursday, 17 March 2016 EU foreign policy chief succumbing to mandatory hijab is an insult, will increase crackdown on innocent Iranian women Yesterday various media outlets cited Agence France Presse reporting European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini will be visiting Tehran on April 16th. Mrs.…
Ahmed Shaheed, UN Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Iran
Excerpts from statement by Ahmed Shaheed, UN Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Iran 14 March 2016 United Nations Human Rights Council Geneva  …These abuses include an alarming surge in the rate of unlawful executions in the country, and ongoing arbitrary arrests, detentions and prosecutions of individuals for…
Rouhani's visit is to trace Iran’s policies in Iraq
Iran ProbeTuesday, 15 March 2016 Kitabat website (Arabic website) published yesterday an article by Ali Ahmed al-Saedi on Rouhani's oncoming visit to Baghdad.  The following is the translations of the article: As Iranian President Hassan Rouhani gears to visit Iraq, a country engulfed in financial and security crises, there are…
an Iranian asylum seeker in Australia
Human Rights WatchMonday, 14 March 2016 AsIran’s Foreign Minister Javad Zarif arrives in Canberra this week for talks to increase economic ties, hisAustralian counterpart Julie Bishop hopes to finalize an agreement to return thousands of failed Iranian asylum seekers back home. Even more reason then for human rights to feature high…
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Two Misguided Reports

  • HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH Report
    HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH Report
    On 18 May 2005, the US based Human Rights Watch (“HRW”) issued a 28-page report (“the HRW Report”) concerning the People's Mojahedin Organisation of Iran (“PMOI / MEK”).  Entitled ‘No Exit: Human Rights Abuses Inside the MKO Camps’, the HRW Report was essentially based on 12 hours of telephone interviews with 12…
  • Courting Disaster, A response to Rand report on People’s Mujahedin Organization of Iran
    Courting Disaster, A response to Rand report on People’s Mujahedin Organization of Iran
    The RAND National Defense Research Institute published in July 2009 the report The Mujahedin-e Khalq: A Policy Conundrum for the Multi-National Force-Iraq, Task Force 134 (Detainee Operations). The report focuses on the circumstances surrounding the detention of the Mujahedin-e Khalq (MeK) at Camp Ashraf and “whether MeK members were taken into custody…