The level of executions has continued to increase, even under the “moderate” Iranian President Rouhani. The United Nations and other NGOs have pointed to their excessive use of the death penalty.
Iran’s destructive behavior in the region and pursuit of ballistic missiles have increased,” said the ISJ President Alejo Vidal-Quadras
On August 19, the PMOI commemorated the anniversary of the 1988 massacre of political prisoners in Iran and the first anniversary of the Movement Calling for Justice for the Victims at MEK centers in Albania.
On August 19, National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) President-elect Maryam Rajavi gave a speech at an event regarding the anniversary of the 1988 massacre of 30,000 political prisoners in Iran.
Democracies through the history of the world have all fought to create freedom for their people under the premise that it is the right of the people to choose how they will be governed. That right doesn’t stop at the border of Iran, but is a right that the Iranian people also have.
When it comes to dealing with the Iranian regime, over the years, the mullahs have come to understand that division is the most effective way to maintain their hold on power.
As the cries throughout the international community continue to lean toward regime change in Iran, the latest Iranian election has resulted in a second term for Rouhani, who has the interests of the regime in the forefront.
The U.S. Congress has passed a bill with sanctions for Iran, Russia, and North Korea. The various sanctions build on different platforms of foreign policy with these three countries.