Volume: 1 - Issue:  20026 December 2011
Iran Update - ISDCI Newsletter
Iran Update



We are delighted to present you with the current issue of Iran Update, a publication of International Solidarity for Democratic Change in Iran (ISDCI).  

UN & Iraq sign agreement to relocate Camp Ashraf Residents
UN News Centre

The United Nations and the Government of Iraq signed a memorandum of understanding to relocate thousands of Iranian exiles living in a camp in the north-eastern part of the country. Read On...


Press Statement - Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

Press Statement - EU HR Catherine Ashton 

Press Statement - UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

Rockets fired at Iranian dissident camp in wake of Iraq, UN deal
Herald Sun

AT least two rockets struck a camp in central Iraq housing Iranian dissidents Sunday evening local time, a senior army officer said, after Baghdad and the UN signed a pact aimed at resolving the residents' status. Read On...

Iraq agrees to move Iranian dissidents from Camp Ashraf, as residents report rocket attack
The Washington Post

The United Nations and the Iraqi government agreed to relocate several thousand Iranian exiles living in a camp in northeastern Iraq, potentially averting a showdown with its residents. The dissidents, who have not said whether they would agree to move, reported a rocket attack on the camp. Read On...

Iraq agrees to U.N.-brokered deal on fate of Iranian exiles
The Washington Post

Iraq's leaders agreed Sunday to a U.N.-brokered deal that could lead to the peaceful emigration of thousands of Iranian dissidents who have lived in the country under U.S. protection since the overthrow of Saddam Hussein eight years ago. Read On... 

Iran says ready to expand military links with Iraq

Iran stands ready to expand its military and security ties with Iraq, its armed forces chief of staff said Sunday, a week after the exit of US forces from the neighbouring Arab country. Read On... 

Woman may be hanged instead of stoned

A woman sentenced to die by stoning will be executed, Iranian officials said Monday, but the method of execution is still being debated, according to an Iranian media report. Read On... 

Iran's Rial Gripe
Huffington Post

Headlines around the world have been abuzz since Tuesday about the precarious state of Iran's economy. Read On... 

Please see links below for some more media coverage of Ashraf situation:


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