Volume: 1 - Issue:  23906 April 2012
Iran Update - ISDCI Newsletter
Iran Update

Greetings!

 

We are delighted to present you with the current issue of Iran Update, a publication of International Solidarity for Democratic Change in Iran (ISDCI).  You can see ISDCI's latest events on our website at: International Conferences 

 
On the Anniversary of April 8 Camp Ashraf Massacre
Market Watch

ISDCI Calls on the International Community to Protect Members of Iranian Opposition (MEK) Living in Iraq.  Read On...

Averting a showdown with Iran
The Hill

Despite a possible new round of nuclear talks with Iran, it's increasingly difficult to understand exactly what the U.S. administration's policy is toward that country. Read On... 

UN Should Respond Positively to the Goodwill Gestures of Ashraf Residents
Huffington Post

This Sunday marks our Easter Sunday. That is always special. But this year there are two days next week with special significance for the Iranian dissidents. One is a day of mourning incidentally the Easter Sunday; the other a day of anticipation. Read On... 

Camp Ashraf dissidents brave enough to stand up to Iran must be protected by the West By Lord Carlile Of Berriew
Mail Online

Eight women were either shot at close range or crushed to death under the wheels of armoured vehicles when Iraqi forces stormed Camp Ashraf, near Baghdad, on April 8 last year. Read On...

Former US Military Commanders Voice Outrage Over BBC's Politically-motivated Campaign Against Camp Ashraf Residents
Market Watch

In a letter to the Director of Global News for the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), a copy of which was provided to the US Committee for Camp Ashraf Residents (USCCAR), two highly-decorated former senior US military commanders in Iraq have expressed their concerns about a highly politically-motivated and questionable report the BBC radio is preparing about residents of Camp Ashraf in Iraq and the People's Mojahedin of Iran (PMOI/MEK).  Read On... 

NIAC Desperate to Keep MEK on Terrorist List
Global Politician

The National Iranian American Council (NIAC) , a lobbying organization founded and led by Iranian-Swedish national Dr. Trita Parsi , and regarded by Tehran as its voice in Washington, DC, is doing its utmost to influence the outcome of the recent U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuits order to the U.S. Department of State to comply by March 26, 2012 with a new review of the status of the Mojahedin e-Khalq (MEK) vis-a vis the 15 year old "terrorist" label applied to the Iranian anti-regime resistance group, nearly two years late for a similar order given by the Court to State in July 2010. Read On... 

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

 

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