June 1, 2014
by Elizabeth LaForgia
Amnesty International (AI) urged Iran on Saturday not to execute a political dissident convicted of "enmity against God." Gholamreza Khosravi Savajani was sentenced to death in 2010 on the charge of "enmity against God" for his alleged links with a banned opposition group, the People's Mojahideen ...[read more]
April 16, 2011
by Maureen Cosgrove
The UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) on Friday denounced a deadly Iraqi military raid on a camp housing Iranian exiles. At least 34 people, including women, were shot to death or trampled by military vehicles during the Iraqi military's April 8 operation at Camp Ashraf. ...[read more]
July 17, 2010
by Brian Jackson
A three-judge panel of the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on Friday ordered the State Department to reconsider the status of the People's Mujahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI). The PMOI has been designated a foreign terrorist group by the US since 1997, but it argues ...[read more]
December 5, 2008
by Ximena Marinero
The European Court of First Instance on Thursday annulled a July decision of the Council of the European Union to place the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI) on the list of terrorist organizations and freeze its assets for the third time since the court's similar decision in De... ...[read more]
October 23, 2008
by Benjamin Klein
The European Court of First Instance on Thursday struck down a decision by the Council of the European Union freezing the assets of the prominent Iranian opposition group People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI). The court annulled the 2007 decision as applied to PMOI, ruling that the co... ...[read more]
June 24, 2008
by Deirdre Jurand
The UK House of Commons and the House of Lords Monday approved a draft order to remove the opposition group People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI) from the country's list of prohibited organizations. The votes confirm a May court rulingthat there was no evidence that the PMOI h... ...[read more]
May 7, 2008
by Mike Rosen-Molina
The Court of Appeal in London Wednesday rejected a government bid to challenge an order by the Proscribed Organisations Appeal Commission to remove an Iranian opposition group from its blacklist of terror organizations. The Court of Appeal ruled there was no evidence that the People's Mujahedeen... ...[read more]
November 30, 2007
by Katerina Ossenova
Britain's Proscribed Organisations Appeal Commission Friday ruled that the UK should remove the People's Mujahedeen Organization of Iran (PMOI) from its list of terrorist organizations. PMOI is Iran's main political opposition organization and part of the National Council of Resistance o... ...[read more]
December 12, 2006
by Holly Manges Jones
The European Court of First Instance on Tuesday annulled a decision by the Council of the European Union to freeze the assets of the People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI) after EU member states put the group on their terrorist watch lists. The group, which is an arm of the National Coun... ...[read more]

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