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Iran- Human rights: Honor killing – Father kills her newly-wed daughter with shovel
Iran ProbeSunday, 24 January 2016 A man beat up her 15-year-old newly-wed daughter with the handle of the shovel in a bid to punish and dissuade the girl from divorcing her husband, but ended up killing her.The murderer father confessed: "I was mad at my daughter. So, I picked the…
Iran-PMOI/MeK: Commemorating two political prisoners executed for visiting relatives in Camp Ashraf
Iran ProbeSunday, 24 January 2016 Various student and youth organizations in Iran supporting the PMOI/MeK have issued and distributed statements in commemoration of two political prisoners Jaafar Kazemi and Mohammad Ali Haj-Aqai executed by the Iranian regime on January 24, 2010. Both were executed in Tehran’s Evin prison. The regime’s…
Iran-PMOI/MEK: Family members arrested, harassed in Iran
Iran ProbeSunday, 24 January 2016 Mrs. Dina Karimi, 58, her 62-year-old husband Hassan Attarzadeh and their 24-year-old son Hanif were summoned to by Iran’s Ministry of Intelligence (MOIS) on Saturday, January 23rd, according to a report by the Human Rights and Democracy Activists. Those summoned are usually placed under interrogation,…
Iran- Sanctions: Naghdi: the annulment of sanctions had nothing to do with the negotiations
By staff writer, Iran ProbeSaturday, 23 January 2016 According to Asharq Al-Awsat, an American official acquainted with negotiations concerning the prisoner exchange deal with the Iranian authorities informed CNN on Wednesday that Washington prepared a plane to take the 7 Iranians who received pardons from the White House to Iran.…
Iran-Human rights: suppression of peaceful media activities continues unabated
By staff writer, Iran Probe Saturday, 23 January 2016 Amnesty International reported that the Iranian filmmaker Keywan Karimi has been sentenced to six years in prison and 223 lashes, on charges that include “insulting Islamic sanctities” and “illicit relations”. He has appealed, and is awaiting the outcome. If jailed for…
Iran- Human rights: More child offenders executed under Hassan Rouhani
Iran ProbeFriday, 22 January 2016 The Iranian regime has executed more child offenders in 2014-2015 compared to any time during the past five years. Dr Ahmed Shaheed, the United Nations Special Rapportuer on the Situation of Human Rights in Iran, wrote in a piece published on his website on Wednesday:…
Islamic Consensus on Condemning Iran’s Terrorism
The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) held an emergency meeting in Jeddah condemning the attacks on the Saudi embassy in Tehran and its consulate in Mashhad. OIC said that it “rejects and condemns Iran’s inflammatory statements over the executions, considering those statements a blatant interference in the internal affairs of…
Iran- Terrorism, Kerry: Some Iran funds could be sent to ‘terrorists’
AFPFriday, 22 January 2016 U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry admitted on Thursday that some of the funds Iran will recover as a result of sanctions relief could be directed to groups that Washington considers “terrorist” organizations. His remarks at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, come as the…
Iran- Camp Liberty: UK Bishops meet Maryam Rajavi, support Camp Liberty residents
Iran ProbeWednesday, 20 January 2016 Wednesday January 20, 2016, NCRI reported that two prominent leaders of Christian churches in Britain, the Right Reverend John Pritchard, former Bishop of Oxford and the Right Reverend Adrian Newman, the Bishop of Stepney, have met with Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, President-elect of the National Council of Resistance…
Iran- interference: Iranian campaign setting a price on Iraqi journalism
Asharq Al-AwsatWednesday, 20 January 2016 Iran aims to clean up behind its interference in Iraq through buying off Iraqi media Several Iraqi journalists revealed that Iranians have been making several calls, in aim to promote Iranian policy in Iraq and across the region, while working on enhancing Iran’s image and…

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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…