A large number of political prisoners in Gohardasht prison in the city of Karaj, Iran, released a statement condemning the terrorist acts of the last few days in France, and expressed their sympathy with French people, especially the victims.
The prisoners said the “fundamentalist terrorists’ war against innocent people” and democratic values were brought from the region into the streets of Paris against French citizens.”
Iran's Revolutionary Guards Corps is a 'corrupt' institution with excessive powers that make 'more dangerous than useful', an Iranian website has claimed.
The Khabar Online news website said in a January 7 report that the IRGC possess bombs, aircraft, and missiles. It owns a telecommunications company capable of disrupting the Internet, and devices capable of jamming signals.
Iran has been ranked the world's seventh worst nation for the persecution of Christians according to a new study.
Iran under the rule of the clerical regime is among countries where Christians are subject to harassment, discrimination and prosecution, the Open Doors Organization.
Camp Liberty residents are being denied their fundamental health rights which has lead to the death of 22 Iranian dissidents, the British Medical Association has told Iraq.
In a letter to Iraqi PM Dr Haider al-Abadi, the BMA wrote: "Testimony that we have received from Amnesty International and other global human rights organisations suggests that the inmates of Camp Liberty are being subject to violations of their fundamental health rights.
The body of a member of the Quds Force, killed in Syria, was buried on Friday (January 9), with the presence of a group of commanders in the city of Eshtehard in the Alborz Province.
News media affiliated with the Iranian regime’s Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) and Basij paramilitary forces have introduced Hossein Ahmadi as a member of the IRGC’s Quds Force, which at the beginning of the conflict in Syria was dispatched to this country.
The National Council of Resistance of Iran strongly welcomes and supports President Francois Hollande’s call for attending the Paris mass rally on Sunday.
As Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, the President-elect of the Iranian Resistance, has stated the Iranian people and their Resistance have been on the side of the people of France from a long time ago in the fight against terrorism and fundamentalism and defending the separation of religion and state.
Excerpts of a commentary by German Broadcasting Deutsche Welle, Persian Language Service (translated to English)
What happened in France was a tragedy, however, the greater tragedy was the silence regarding a crime that targeted humanity and human values.
NCRI - Three men were hanged in the Central Prison in the western city of Sanandaj on Thursday.
One of the men was a resident of the city of Karaj who had been sentenced to death on drug related charges. The other two were from Kurdistan province in Iran.
The executions carried out on Thursday in Sananadaj were not reported in news outlets in Iran.
A U.S. Senate committee is expected to vote in the next few weeks on a bill authored by Democratic Senator Robert Menendez and Republican Senator Mark Kirk that would increase sanctions on the Iranian regime if the nuclear negotiations fail.
Republican lawmakers said on Thursday they are close to reintroducing legislation seeking a voice in negotiations over Iran’s nuclear program and to imposing tougher sanctions against the regime, now that they control both houses of the U.S. Congress.
NCRI - In continuation of the anti-human logistical siege of Camp Liberty, for the fifth straight week, Iraqi agents prevent the entry of gasoline to the camp.
This is despite the fact that the gasoline bought by residents in the past three years has been used merely for a limited number of public service and passenger vehicles allocated to the commute of patients and injured inside the camp.