Maryam Rajavi calls for international investigation of the 1988 massacre in Iran and bringing its perpetrators to justice
In an address to a meeting at the Paris District 2 City Hall, the Iranian Resistance's President-elect Maryam Rajavi called for an international probe into the 1988 massacre of political prisoners in Iran and bringing its perpetrators to justice, those who presently hold senior political, judicial and intelligence posts in the clerical regime.
NCRI - Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, President-elect of the Iranian Resistance, sent a video message on Wednesday to an exhibition in Paris' Mairie du 2e commemorating the 28th anniversary of the 1988 massacre of 30,000 political prisoners in Iran. The following is the text of Mrs. Rajavi’s remarks:
The time has come for the UN to adopt a resolution, condemning this crime. The international community must prosecute Iran's ruling mullahs
NCRI - Gulf news published an article today August 24, 2016 titled: “Iran’s abject poverty amidst all its riches”
In this article Mohammad Al Asoomi, in his opening paragraph, after mentioning that “Thirty per cent of Iran’s population are suffering from poverty and hunger ...” expertly defuses the hypocritical narrative used by Iranian regime, stating: “This is not a statement issued by the Iranian opposition group known as the Mujahideen Khalq Organisation (MEK), nor by other Iranian organizations abroad. Or for that matter by any Arab body. It is an official statement issued last week by Ali Akbar Saari, attached to Iranian health ministry,”
NCRI – Iran’s fundamentalist regime has arrested 40 boys and girls in a raid on a party days after dozens of similar arrests were made during a string of raids on mixed-gender parties across the country.
The latest arrests were made in a raid on an overnight mixed-gender party in the Ziarat Village near Gorgan, in northern Iran, the regime’s Prosecutor-General in the city said on Wednesday, August 24.
NCRI - This Tuesday and Wednesday, an exhibit in the mayor's office of Paris' 2nd district will commemorate the 28th anniversary of the 1988 massacre of 30,000 members and supporters of the People's Mojahiden of Iran (PMOI), the main Iranian resistance group.
NCRI - Cartoonist Atena Farghadani who was arrested on January 2015 for drawing a caricature of the members of Majlis (parliament) and was released on May 2016, congratulated Rouhani’s achievements including high number of executions on the occasion of the “Week of Government.”
“Week of Government.”
I congratulate all the statesmen on Government Week!
On the anniversary of the 1988 massacre of 30,000 political prisoners, and in circumstances when social protests and protests of the victims' families to this horrifying crime have escalated, the Iranian regime has found the only solution to prevent a major social explosion in stepping up executions.
NCRI - Following the revelation of a shocking audio tape by the relatives of Hossein-Ali Montazeri, Khomeini's former heir about the massacre of 30000 political prisoners mostly the members of People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran ( PMOI/MEK) 28 years ago (August 14, 1988) by Iranian regime, this tape was distributed widely on social networks.
Today Aug 23, 2016 The Associated Press from Tehran reported that:
NCRI - The mother of Reyhaneh Jabbari, Shole Pakravan, on her Facebook page, posted a text about her travel to Kurdistan and her visit to the families of Sunni prisoners who were executed. The following is the summarized text she posted:
"I hate capital punishment. Execution is disgusting regardless of any charge. There are a thousand reasons for such hatred. I would like to tell one of those.
NCRI – Iranian political prisoner Arjang Davoudi is on day 38 of a hunger strike in Gohardasht (Rajai-Shahr) Prison in Karaj, north-west of Tehran.
On July 17, Mr. Davoodi went on hunger strike and stopped taking his medications in Gohardasht Prison in protest to the deplorable situation of fellow inmates.
Having finished his 33rd day of hunger strike, political prisoner Arjang Davoudi published a letter on August 18, 2016, demanding prosecution of the criminal warden of Gohardasht Prison in Karaj.