Volume: 1 - Issue:  436
16 September 2013
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 

Iranians Dial Up Presence in Syria
Wall Street Journal

At a base near Tehran, Iranian forces are training Shiite militiamen from across the Arab world to do battle in Syria-showing the widening role of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guard Corps in Syria's bloody war...Read On 

Ali-asghar-emadi-ashraf-camp-iraq Unleashing the wolves on Iranian exiles in Iraq
Washington Times

Amir Emadi feels betrayed by the Obama administration, which he accuses of abandoning his father and thousands of other unarmed Iranian exiles in Iraq. "This is not the America I grew up reading about," he said at a Washington tribute Saturday to his father and 51 other dissidents killed Sept. 1 by Iraqi gunmen who attacked with impunity, cheered on by Iran's theocratic regime...Read On 

Camp Ashraf hostages in Baghdad, in al-Hout prison in airport area

Read more here: http://www.sacbee.com/2013/09/06/5713866/united-states-bears-legal-moral.html#storylink=cpy

According to latest reports, the seven Camp Ashraf hostages, including six women, who were abducted on September 1, are still in Baghdad in a prison called al-Hout in the airport area. Today is the sixteenth day that they have been taken hostage...Read On 

MPs Call for 'Probe' Into The Massacre At Camp Ashraf

Read more here: http://www.sacbee.com/2013/09/06/5713866/united-states-bears-legal-moral.html#storylink=cpy
News Blaze

The British Parliamentary Committee for Iran Freedom organized a cross-party parliamentary conference this week, at which current Members of both houses of the British Parliament, condemned the attack.. Read On 

Kerry tells Israel that Syria accord is no prelude to Iran deal

Waashington Post

The U.S. government sought to reassure Israel on Sunday that the U.S.-Russia deal to secure Syria's chemical weapons does not diminish American resolve to prevent Iran from gaining a nuclear weapon. Secretary of State John F. Kerry flew to Israel to personally brief Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on what he called "the most far-reaching chemical weapons removal ever." Read On

Iran: Teenager hanged in public after arrested as a minor


The Iranian regime publicly hanged an 18-year-old on Saturday, September 14 in the city of Qameshahr, north of Iran. The youth was identified as Erfan, Q. and was arrested last year at the age of 17...  Read On

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