NCRI - The Secretary-General of the United Nations urged for global action to combat violence against women and girls in advance of the International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women.
António Guterres said: “Violence against women is fundamentally about power. It will only end when gender equality and the full empowerment of women will be a reality.”
He continued: “There is an increasing recognition that violence against women is a major barrier to the fulfilment of human rights, and a direct challenge to women’s inclusion and participation in sustainable development and sustaining peace.”
NCRI - Former Iranian President Mahmud Ahmadinejad has basically been ‘convicted’ of embezzling around $3 billion in government assets, according to a former member of the Regime’s Parliament.
In comments to Khabaronline, a news site affiliated with the speaker of the parliament Ali Larijani, Fazel Mousavi said that he had received the information from well- informed sources within the judiciary.
He wrote: “Ahmadinejad would be better to contemplate what he owes [the system] rather than calling for justice.”
NCRI - A council of scholars from Pakistan has warned the world that the Iranian Regime’s constant attempts to destabilise Middle Eastern countries- with help from terrorist proxy groups; Hezbollah and the Houthis- is a threat to security both in the region and around the world.
The Council of Pakistani Scholars told the international community that they must recognise the threat posed by the Iranian Regime and its proxies in order to take decisive action against it and prevent the disastrous consequences that would arise from additional Iranian-made crises in the Middle East.
NCRI - Following the earthquake in Kermanshah, the nightmare of a similar incident in Tehran with its 13 million population and dilapidated and unsafe urban areas has caused experts to come out with repeated warnings.
With a high population and density, Tehran province and the city of Tehran in particular are among the world’s most densely populated areas; a density that has sacrificed many safety measures in houses built over the past few decades. The situation is so critical that well-informed housing experts and geologists are constantly warning over lack of safety measures in mass housing projects and the threats any possible incident could bring about.
The following article by Soona Samsami the representative in the United States for the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI), appeared on ‘The Hill’ on November 26, 2017.
Separating Iranian people from regime a good first step
The voices of Iran's people have long been missing from Western policy discussions on Iran’s ruling theocracy.
November 26, 2017. The deputy head of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards warned Europe that if it threatens Tehran, the Guards will increase the range of missiles to above 2,000 kilometers, the Fars news agency reported on Saturday.
France has called for an “uncompromising” dialogue with Iran about its ballistic missile program and a possible negotiation over the issue separate from Tehran’s 2015 nuclear deal with world powers…
Engulfed by growing international and domestic crises, and unable to confront the growing waves of public hatred and disgust from the medieval regime of mullahs, its officials confessed to the role of the regime in export of terrorism and warfare, and stipulated that their survival will depend on the export of terrorism, war and fundamentalism in the region.
In a meeting with a number of the regime’s foreign hirelings, Khamenei, the supreme leader of the clerical regime said: "We clearly declare that we will help everywhere we are needed to be present, and we don’t care about anyone in this issue (Khamenei’s website, November 23).
NCRI - Tehran Intimidates Regional States through its Proxies' is the title of an exclusive article by Said AL-Abyad which appeared in Asharq al-Awsat newspaper on November 25, the following is the full text of this informative article.
Terrorist militias in the world, especially those supported by Iran, have consistently carried out kidnappings of unarmed “citizens and foreigners”, in order to obtain ransom for their release.
NCRI - Five Baluch citizens, who were arrested four months ago in the south-eastern part of Iran, were subjected to torture and mayhem to obtain forced and dictated confessions.
The agents have reportedly pulled out three fingernails of a detainee.
Mohammad Saleh Shahdad Zahi, Mahmoud Shahlabar, Idris Rokni, Abdolaziz Rokni and Hashem Zardkuhi were arrested by the Ministry of Intelligence in Iranshahr on July 8, 2017.
NCRI - The Deputy of the Iranian Chamber of Commerce announced that despite the establishment of a $1 billion credit line (by Iran regime) for Syria, this country has created “restrictions” on import of Iranian goods.
He also announced that in recent weeks “Iraq has raised Iran's dairy export tariffs form 5 to 25 percent in one day.”