Maryam Rajavi welcomes EU sanctions on Iran regime calls for comprehensive sanctionsMrs. Maryam Rajavi, President-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran, welcomed new complementary sanctions by the European Union against the Iranian regime.

She said that although these sanctions are crucial to prevent the regime from acquiring nuclear weapons, but, it is long way away from a comprehensive and effective sanction to include complete oil, trade, technological and political boycott of the regime.

Iran Opposition Group to State Dept's Terror List?   Human Events - by David Alan Coia

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice failed on Jan. 12, 2009, to accord due process to the People’s Mujahedeen Organization of Iran (PMOI) when she rejected its petition to be removed from the State Department’s foreign terrorist organizations (FTO) list, an appeals court ruled on July 16.

Iran: Political prisoner,Joushan, launches hunger strike in protest to inhumane pressures by regime  According to obtained reports, a political prisoner in Iran, Reza Joushan, launched a hunger strike on Wednesday, July 21, in protest to the intolerable and medieval prison conditions.

Kuwaiti daily: PMOI delisting in US biggest help to international peace and securityThe Kuwaiti daily, al-Watan, wrote on Tuesday that the removal of the main Iranian opposition from the US terror list will serve as the biggest help to the Iranian people, the Iranian resistance movement, and international peace and security.

THE HILL - On Thursday, MPs and Peers, at a meeting of the British Parliamentary Committee for Iran Freedom, pressed the US State Department to revoke the designation of the main Iranian opposition group People’s Mojahedin (PMOI) as a Foreign Terrorist Organisation (FTO) following the D.C. court of appeal ruling in the organisation’s favour last week.

Opposition group says Iran sanctions ineffective, urges oil and finance bansAP - BRUSSELS - An Iranian opposition group says U.N. sanctions will not stop Iran's government from pursing alleged plans to develop nuclear weapons.

The National Council of Resistance of Iran is urging the EU to cripple Iran's economy by implementing sweeping embargoes on the Iranian Central Bank and by banning all purchases of Iranian oil and gas.

court decision Following the victory of the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) at the US Court of Appeals in Washington D.C. on July 16, the former Prime Minister of Algeria sent a message to the PMOI and its supporters, congratulating them on their legal success.

Egypt’s Alfajr website published a report about the large gathering of Iranians in June on Sunday, saying, “Maryam Rajavi rejects slavery under religion and what she described as turbaned fascism. She says, ‘we do not want stoning, executions and limb amputations.”

End the Blacklisting of Iran's OppositionBy Lord Tarsem King, Labour Party Member, United Kingdom's House of Lords

The Huffington Post - The U.S. federal appeals court in the District of Columbia Friday said the State Department had erred in classifying Iran's main opposition group, the People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI), as a terrorist organization. The ruling by the three-judge panel said the State Department had violated the group's due process protections by not giving it a chance to rebut unclassified information used to justify the designation, and it called for the status to be revie.

Washington appeals court offers opportunity to support democracy in Iran By David Amess, Member of Parliament

The Hill - As a federal appeals court last week ordered the State Department to review its terrorist designation of Iran’s largest opposition group, analysts were quickly examining the political effects of a legal judgment.