Volume: 1 - Issue:  24830 April 2012
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).  You can see ISDCI's latest events on our website at: International Conferences 

Iran Pressing Iraq to Handover Dissidents
Stop Fundamentalism

Sources in Baghdad told Kuwaiti Al-Siyasa, that the Iranian regime has asked Iraq's Prime Minister, Nouri al-Maliki, during his two day visit to Tehran last Sunday to extradite about 166 members of the exiled Iranian opposition, Mujahedin-e Khalq or MEK who are currently being relocated from a Camp northeast of Baghdad known as Camp Ashraf to the former US occupied Camp Liberty near Baghdad airport. Read On... 

US deploys F-22s to base near Iran
Fox News

The U.S. military has deployed several F-22s, the nation's most advanced fighter jets, to an allied base less than 200 miles from Iran. Read On... 

Iranian human rights activist Narges Mohammadi arrested
The Guardian

An ailing human rights activist whose contribution to the campaign against juvenile executions in Iran is internationally recognised has been arrested to serve her six-year prison term. Read On... 

Iran and Obama's Syria Hesitation
The Wall Street Journal

The president fears confronting Assad because of the effect it might have on his nuclear diplomacy. Read On... 

Time to Empower Iranian and Syrian Resistance
The Huffington Post

The Group of Friends of Syria came together for conference in Paris last Thursday to coordinate their efforts in finding a very much-needed solution to the humanitarian crisis in Syria. It is obvious that the Syrian dictator has only one answer to the democratic demands of its people - brutal repression. The atrocities unfolding in the city of Homs and other Syrian cities are justified by Assad under the pretext of "fighting terrorists and armed groups'', demonising propaganda campaign directed by the Syrian state-owned media and news agencies. Read On... 

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


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