Iranian Students and Other Protesters Need Immediate Help

June 25, 2003

The Islamic Regime of Iran has arrested many students and other ordinary citizens during the recent uprising in Tehran and other cities in Iran. Students have been beaten and in some cases stabbed to death by vigilante groups supported by Islamic regime and reactionary fundamentalists in the government. Most of these students and other citizens…

A Shameful Act by France

June 20, 2003

On Tuesday June 17, 2003, French police raided the Mojahedin-e-khalgh (MEK) base in Auvers-sur-Oise and other refugees’ homes that were MEK’s sympathizers in Paris and arrested more than 150 people and confiscated their belongings. The way the French government and French police have attacked MEK and their sympathizers is against all human values and the…

Iranian Regime Attacked Iraq

April 12, 2003

On April 10 and 11, Iranian revolutionary guards and military troops crossed international borders into Iraq and attacked Mojahedin-e-khalg, the Iranian main opposition group. In this military attack that was facilitated through heavy artillery from Iran, 18 members of Mojahedin were killed and 43 were wounded. Also, Iranian regime has sent a large numbers of…

Less than five percent turn out for municipal election

March 1, 2003

According to the reports from different sources, the vast majority of people in Tehran and other cities in Iran boycotted the municipal election on February 28. Iranian regime’s official news agency, Irna, reports that in Tehran only 590000 out of 5 millions eligible voters have turned out to vote for their candidates which is far…

NO TO A WAR IN IRAQ! YES TO A LONG LASTING PEACE IN THE MIDDLE EAST!

February 1, 2003

Australian Greens International Secretary Deb Foskey released a statement outlining the Global Greens' position on the likely war in Iraq.

Teenager Facing Execution for Drinking Alcohol in Iran

January 12, 2003

A 19 year-old man, Davood, has received a death sentence for drinking alcohol in Iran.

Arrests, Mistreatment, and Interrogation of Iranians in the United States

December 17, 2002

After the Immigration and Naturalization Service in the US set a deadline for citizens of few countries including Iran to be photographed and fingerprinted, many of respondents were arrested and mistreated by authorities. According to the reports, many Iranian respondents to the call by INS had a “still pending” status and would not be considered…

CCF Works with the Iranian Cheetah Society to Save the Iranian Cheetah

July 30, 2002

by Laurie Marker CCF Newsletter Number 18: Summer 2002 Source: http://www.cheetah.org/?nd=ics_iran Once ranging from the Red Sea to India, the last of the Asiatic cheetah, perhaps fewer than 100, exist on the edge of Iran’s Kavir Desert, where suitable prey is very scarce. CCF and IUCN’s Cat Specialist Group have been encouraging international support to…

Fragile Arrangement Without Women in Bonn

November 29, 2001

After the end of the dark and horrible rule of Taliban in Afghanistan, there are negotiations in Bonn between Afghan parties and factions. The Green Party of Iran believes that without the presence of a women delegation in the conference, any outcome will be ineffective. Without the presence of women, who have been victims of…

Green Party of Iran Supporters Attacked in Tehran

September 19, 2001

According to supporters of the Green Party of Iran in Tehran, a candle light vigil in Mohseni Square in Tehran on Tuesday September 18 in solidarity with the American people came under attack by vigilantes organized by the Iranian regime. During the vigil, Green Party of Iran supporters carried placards and signs protesting the environmental…