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Friday June 23, 2017

Iran - Young Girl Dies during Police Attack on a Party

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Stop Fundamentalism – A young girl attending a private party at a friend’s apartment has died due to receiving head injuries after falling off the sixth story of the building, when the police attempted to arrest her and her other friends said Iran’s Police in Khorasan province Thursday.

The police that was monitoring the building for some time, according to the head of police, Naser Najarian, decided to raid the building on Wednesday night after observing a number of young boys and girls entering it.

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Iranian Resistance, Mujahedin-e Khalq-MEK, Elect New Secretary General

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Zohreh Akhyani, MEK/PMOI's new Secretary General

Stop Fundamentalism, 6 September 2011 - The Iranian main opposition movement, Mujahedin-e Khalq (MEK/PMOI), announced yesterday that its members have elected a new Secretary General on organization’s 47th anniversary. 

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When Stars Fall, Legends Are Born

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Crowed of well over two thousand Iranian dissidents gathered in Auvers-sur-Oise near Paris on Monday 18 October to bid farewell to the Iranian Legendary Singer and resistance icon Marzieh.

MarziehMarzieh, diva of Persian music and a symbol of Iranian women’s resistance against the Mullahs’ theocratic rule passed away on Wednesday 13 October in Paris, at the age of 86.

Marzieh, was known to all Iranians for her music of love, culture and pride.  She spoke to her listeners through her music.  Her songs bring back memories and give hope to all Iranians.

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Saba, Born in Prison, Lived and Died for Freedom in Camp Ashraf

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Saba HaftbaradaranNima Sharif
Under the rule of the Ayatollahs, Iran has seen one of the darkest periods of its history. But thanks to people like Saba Haftbaradaran, there is light at the end of the tunnel.

The Daily Telegraph story of life and death of Saba Haftbaradaran, a resident of Camp Ashraf in Iraq who died during the April 8 massacre, was both tragic and shocking.  Shooting at unarmed civilians is pure savagery.  There is no justification for that no matter what the Iraqi government and military says or what the Iranian regime alleges the residents of the camp to be.  Nouri al-Maliki will have to answer for committing crimes against humanity.  He must be brought to justice in an international court.

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Iran - Woman Recieves Death Sentence for Demonstration Photography

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Stop Fundamentalism – Farah Vazehan, a woman political prisoner arrested on the December 27 demonstrations last year in Iran (known as the Ashura demonstration) has received a death sentece, according to “Human Rights Activist in Iran” weblog.

Mrs. Vazehan, was arrested on the charge of sending a photo of the demonstration scene abroad to an opposition television station.

This is the first death sentence handed down to a woman by the Iranian judiciary in relation to the uprising and demonstrations following the last year’s Iranian presidential elections.

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