Volume: 1 - Issue:  508
22 November 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 

Call for investigation into the September killings at Camp Ashraf 

Council of Europe

Camp Ashraf/Liberty: call for investigation of the 1 September killings and release of seven Iranians thought to be held in custody by the Iraqi authorities.. Read On 

American freedom riders; Iranian hunger strikers 

The Hill

With the commemoration of the fiftieth anniversary of JFK's assassination on November 22, words fromProfiles in Courage cross paths with past, current, and future upheavals. They include a soft revolution in America, Arab revolts in Tunisia and Egypt, and prospective revolution in Iran. Will Barack Obama show courage and back Iranians who seek a soft revolt in Iran?... Read On 

Embassy Row: Refugee camp is Iran and America's shame 

Washington Times

Members of Congress and former diplomats Thursday invoked John F. Kennedy, the civil rights movement and Thanksgiving as they called on President Obama to keep America's promise to protect Iranian dissidents languishing in an Iraqi refugee camp... Read On 

Iran Deal Stuck Over Uranium Enrichment 

Wall Street Journal

Senator Reid's Call for Tougher Sanctions a New Wrinkle in Talks. Read On 

Iran Nuclear Talks 'Very Na´ve,' Says Rep. Cantor 

ABC News

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor leveled sharp criticism today at the Obama administration for its handling of the Iranian nuclear talks, declaring in an interview: "Our strategy with Iran should be distrust and verify."... Read On 

How Bush Let Iran Go Nuclear 

New York Times

AMERICAN and Iranian negotiators yesterday began a second round of talks in Geneva, seeking a deal on Iran's nuclear program. If such an agreement were signed, it would represent an Iranian victory - and an American defeat... Read On 

Iraq militia says fires mortar bombs at Saudi as warning 


Six mortar bombs landed near a border post in northern Saudi Arabia in an attack claimed by an Iranian-backed Iraqi Shi'ite militia, which said on Thursday it was warning the kingdom... Read On 

Iran: IRGC member killed in Syria 


The seven Iranian exiles abducted on 1 September are now known to be held by the Iraqi security forces at an unofficial detention facility in central Baghdad. They are at risk of torture and other ill-treatment and could be forcibly returned to Iran... Read On 

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