Last month I had the privilege of answering an interview from an Iranian research agency dedicated to studying acts of terror carried out against the Iranian people. By their count 17,000 Iranians have been killed in acts of terror over the last 3 1/2 decades. Quite an astounding number, isn't it?
That moment has since been eclipsed, however, by revelations that the U.S. intelligence community and the International Atomic
Other than that, however, it's been an uphill climb to convince other countries to accept MEK members, due to their cult
One would have thought that Iraq's Prime Minister Maliki's government had enough on its hands, what with a calamitous escalation of sectarian strife harkening back to the worst days of Iraq's bloody and traumatic post-Saddam days. I was wrong.
The MEK have been very keen to publicize a Library of Congress report called "Iran's Ministry of Intelligence and Security: A Profile." On the surface this is understandable, as the MEK is the sworn enemy of the Islamic Republic of Iran. However, a closer look at the content reveals a murkier truth.
Freed from the pretended constraints of being listed as a terrorist entity in the USA, the Mojahedin-e Khalq has stepped up its financial and money laundering activities in Western countries.
I've been reporting on the MEK for The Huffington Post since last summer, and members of the group have threatened my house and hacked my email. Still, I believe the State Department's decision Friday to remove the MEK from the list of Foreign Terrorist Organizations was a good one.
McColm added that "[t]he financial arrangements for speakers were handled by the Iranian-American Community. For the legal
Columnist Clarence Page Spoke at Rally for Iranian Militant Group Page said he was paid a fee of $20,000 and travel expenses
I can no longer remain silent. We are fast approaching a point of no return regarding the MEK's terrorist designation, and my government is running the risk of making a disastrous mistake.
Groups in the U.S. related to Iran's Mujahideen-e Khalq (MEK) have spent millions on highly paid American speakers, including
Shortly before the election of George W. Bush in 2000, then-NRA First Vice President Kayne Robinson boasted, "We'll have... a president where we work out of their office." Apparently, the NRA would do even better in a Newt Gingrich presidency.
The connection between Livingstone and the Gaddafi regime was first revealed by The New York Times on Friday, following the
On October 23, Ahmadinejad laid out Tehran's strategy to CNN. Clearly, Iran intends to take on the U.S.'s former role in Iraq.