On January 13, ‘The Hill’ published an alarming article by Struan Stevenson President of the European Iraqi Freedom Association (EIFA).former MEP and President of the Parliament’s Delegation for Relations with Iraq from 2009 to 2014 , the following is the full text.

On Friday, a popular satellite television network run by volunteer Iranian expatriates began its 21st public campaign to raise funding for its annual operations. The network, known in Farsi as Simay Azadi and in English as Iran National Television, reaches an audience inside Iran via satellite receiver equipment that is illegal to own or operate in the country. In spite of this restriction, millions of Iranians reportedly defy the ban, even re-acquiring such equipment after mass confiscation efforts by government authorities.

NCRI - The Iranian regime’s Ministry of Intelligence recently in a detailed report has some interesting confessions regarding the power and progress of the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI or MEK), fearfully admitting young people’s tendency and attraction toward Mojahedin (MEK) as well as the high status of Mojahedin at home and at the international level.

A New Year celebration was held on January 8, 2017, at Auvers-sur-Oise with political personalities and elected representatives of France as well as French supporters of the Iranian Resistance attending.

Maryam Rajavi addressed the ceremony and said:

Ladies and gentlemen,

Elected representatives and City Council officials,

Dear friends,

The assassination plot targeting German politician Reinhold Robbe and spying on a business college in Paris and a professor of this facility, all by the religious fascism ruling Iran, redouble the necessity to end relations with this terrorist and fundamentalist regime, and to expel its agents from these European countries. Inaction vis-à-vis a regime described by the Iranian people as the “Godfather of Daesh (ISIS/ISIL)” has encouraged it to escalate its espionage and efforts to execute terrorist attacks.

The Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) and its affiliated militia are making every effort to breach the ceasefire and resume killing innocent people on the orders of the Iranian regime's supreme leader Ali Khamenei. The IRGC, its militia and the Assad Army continued their criminal attacks in Wadi Barada, northwest of Damascus, on Thursday and Friday (December 29 and 30) in a bid to rekindle the war.

The Iranian Resistance's President-elect Maryam Rajavi said, "It is a national catastrophe with rare precedent in Iran's history, when the poor and drug addicts take shelter in cemeteries around the capital."

She blamed the ruling clerical regime and the criminal, unscrupulous mullahs for this tragedy and added,

A conference was held by the International Federation of Women in Legal Careers (FIFCJ) from November 14 to 17, 2016, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Prominent jurists and legal experts from North America, Latin America, Africa, and Europe participated in this conference. A delegation from the Women's Committee of the National Council of Resistance of Iran

NCRI - Remarks by Shahin Gobadi, member of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI), on the tragedy of “grave sleepers” in Iran:

The tragic situation of grave sleepers in Iran is another result of the disastrous rule of the clerical regime, in a country which sits on an ocean of oil. Iran, one of the most resourceful and richest countries in the world, currently is in such a miserable condition that some of its people have to sleep in open graves at night.

NCRI - Invited by Maria Elena Elverin, president of the International Federation of Women Lawyers, a delegation from NCRI Women’s Committee participated in an international conference held by the organization.