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The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF), in Monday’s publication of its 276 page 2016 annual report says it shows ‘a road map of deterioration.’
Pages 45-49 of the USCIRF report focus on the Iranian clerical regime saying of their judicial system that it ‘continues to use its religious laws to silence reformers.’ And comments on violations of the Iranian people’s internationally-protected inalienable right to exercise Freedom of Expression and Religion or Belief; saying the values are ‘under assault.’
Under the tenure of President Hassan Rouhani,... (more)
On Saturday the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) reported on the Iranian regime’s ‘state security forces [who] attacked [a gathering of the Bus Worker’s Union] and confiscated banners.’
The event happened on the eve of Sunday May 1, International Workers’ Day, further illustrating that ‘the mullahs’ regime is taking draconian measures to prevent workers in Iran from holding protests.’
Writing to encourage workers to take up the the Right of Freedom of Assembly is political prisoner Abolqasem Fouladvand. Mr. Fouladvand himself was arrested on charges of ‘having links... (more)
On Tuesday the National Council of the Resistance of Iran (NCRI) reported about the Iranian regime’s ‘systematic marginalization of ethnic minorities’ and also are concerned for ‘the fate of those arrested for being active on social networks such as Facebook and WhatsApp.
Ethnic Iranian Kurds, of which the population makes up ten percent of the Iranian ethnicity, are being particularly targeted. Fearing national protests ‘the clerical regime has resorted to widespread arrests in Ahwaz and Shush in south-west Iran. But also in Bukan in north-west Iran.
A second report writes that... (more)
This week at the National Assembly of France, the exiled Iranian Resistance President-elect Mrs. Rajavi had the ears of French legislators, reinforcing points of the her 10 point plan including resistance, steadfastness and fortitude. Themes which had already underpinned her new year speech given just two weeks ago hailing in the Iranian New Year 1395 (2016 in the Gregorian calendar). Alongside this ceremonial political address, the president-elect’s new year video message additionally spoke to the whole Iranian diaspora including refugees, political asylums and those exiled.
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On Saturday, February 27, 2016, on the eve of the International Women’s Day, a grand gathering entitled, “Pledge for Parity: Women United against Fundamentalism” was held in the presence of the Iranian Resistance's President-elect Maryam Rajavi and a number of political dignitaries, intellectuals, prominent personalities, and activists of the equality movement from 26 countries and four continents in Paris Grande Arche of La Defense.
Mrs. Rajavi addressed the Iranian regime’s sham elections saying that what was held yesterday was not an election of people's representatives. It... (more)
Iran’s Women Are Unable To Seek Justice Against Their Many Abuses and Rights Infringements
The Iranian regime, governed by the religious diktats of its leading mullahs, systematically denies and abuses the rights of women; in matters of marriage, divorce, inheritance, education, work and dress. The secondary role of women in Iranian society is stated clearly in the constitution, first drawn up and implemented after the 1979 Revolution, as belonging to the realm of motherhood, for the rearing of individuals in service of the regime’s ideology and the support of men in their life pursuits.... (more)
Maryam Rajavi expressed her condolences to the President, government and people of France over this great tragedy and offered her most sincere sympathies to the families of the victims.
Maryam Rajavi added that tonight humanity's conscience is in a state of shock and disbelief on how such crimes can be committed in the name of God and religion. The Iranian people, who for the past 37 years have been under the yoke of the mullahs' religious dictatorship and the rule of terror by the 'Godfather of Daesh' (ISIS, ISIL, IS), have experienced such crimes and fully comprehend the French people... (more)
June 5, 2015 Paris – National Council of Resistance in Iran (NCRI) President Elect Maryam Rajavi celebrated France’s Flower Festival today at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Guillot, two supporters of the NCRI movement. The Flower Festival is celebrated every year from June 5 through 17. The festival encourages families to craft their best flower displays and open their gardens to their neighbors, thus building friendships and drawing neighborhoods together.
Groups of children, from Yemen, Syria, Iraq and Iran, planted saplings that were meant to represent a future with peace and friendship.... (more)
Solutions to combat terrorism in the Middle East and the human rights problems in Iran were at the heart of discussions at the French Senate in Paris on Tuesday May 6.“We have to recognize the desire of the Iranians to overthrow the Mullahs’ regime and to put an end to serious violations of human rights in Iran,” declared Maryam Rajavi, the President elect of the National Council of Resistance. She also stressed that it was a mistake to assume that the Iranian regime and the West were natural allies in confronting the ISIS. “Instead, the mullahs are engaged in a cleansing of the Sunnis all... (more)
A spokesman for the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) said on Saturday evening that commanders from the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps’ Quds Force have been training members of the Houthi rebel group in Yemen.
In an online conference, Shahin Gobadi said that information obtained from inside the clerical regime by the network of the People’s Mojaheidn Organization of Iran shows that the IRGC Quds Force oversees Iranian policy toward Yemen. The military plans and operations of the Houthis are completely under the supervision and control of the Quds Force, which is... (more)