Joint Letter of Nobel Laureates to the United Nations Secretary-General

In a letter to UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, 25 Nobel laureates expressed their solidarity and sympathy with the relatives and friends of those executed during the 1988 massacre of the political prisoners in Iran. The Nobel laureates “underscore the need to set up an international commission by the United Nations to investigate this enormous crime.” They cited statements by Amnesty International and other human rights...

Iran’s 1988 Massacre – Online Conference by experts, jurists, witnesses

Online Conference by experts, jurists, witnesses Iran: 1988 Massacre, call to end impunity for masterminds 1,000 former political prisoners in attendance A number of distinguished human rights experts will join an online conference to call for an end to impunity for the Iranian regime’s leaders, in particular its president, Ebrahim Raisi, for their role in the 1988 massacre of 30,000 political prisoners in Iran. The conference is scheduled...

General Chuck Wald, at the World Summit 2021 on 12 July 2021

General Chuck Wald, former Deputy Commander of United States European Command On June 18, 2021 the majority of the Iranian people boycotted the sham presidential election. According to reliable reports by the opposition 90% of the people shunned the ballot box. Even according to official figures in Tehran the capital only 20% participated in the election. The turnout was so low that they could not announce...

Fredrik Reinfeldt, at the World Summit 2021 on 12 July 2021

Fredrik Reinfeldt, former Prime Minister of Sweden Greetings to you all at the free Iran annual summit, greetings from Stockholm, Sweden. As you know, Sweden has been a very open country for decades for people fleeing suppression, seeking a better society and a better life. For generations, we have seen them come from many parts of the world, first of all, naturally coming to a...

Candice Bergen, at the World Summit 2021 on 11 July 2021

The Honorable Candice Bergen, Member of Canadian Parliament and Deputy Leader of the Conservative Party and the Opposition Freedom, democracy, gender equality, the separation of religion, and government. These are basic fundamental rights and desires of every human being, but it is the desire of those living in Iran. Hi, everyone. I'm Candice Bergen. I'm the deputy leader of Canada's Conservative Party. And I'm here...

Eric Abetz, at the World Summit 2021 on 11 July 2021

Senator Eric Abetz, former Minister for Employment of Australia The Australian parliamentarians stand in solidarity with all those in this online Free Iran World Summit for 2021. We, here from the Liberal Party of Australia, my name is Senator Eric Abetz, and I'm joined by my colleagues, Senators O'Sullivan and Rennick. We know that we are among many hundreds of other elected members of Parliament's...

Alejo Vidal-Quadras, at the World Summit 2021 on 11 July 2021

Remarks by Dr. Alejo Vidal-Quadras, President of the International Committee In Search of Justice and former Vice-President of the European Parliament Distinguished guests, this year, the annual global free Iran summit is being held under very different circumstances in the past years, particularly, because a mass murderer is about to take office as heads of state in Iran. The International Committee in Search of Justice...

Baroness Verma, at the World Summit 2021 on 11 July 2021

The Rt. Hon. Baroness Verma, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for International Development My dear friends, Mrs. Rajavi, honorable and right honorable colleagues, people of Iran, ladies and gentlemen, you can see there is truly a democratic alternative that has a plan as well as popular international support to provide the people of Iran with a viable roadmap to establish a free and democratic, and secular...

Struan Stevenson, at the World Summit 2021 on 11 July 2021

Struan Stevenson, former Member of the European Parliament for Scotland and President of the European Parliament's Delegation for Relations with Iraq and President of the Friends of a Free Iran Intergroup at the European Parliament Ebrahim Raisi, the president elect of Iran pulling a sham election is due to take up his office in August. According to the Tehran Times, he may make Scotland his...

Audronius Ažubalis, at the World Summit 2021 on 12 July 2021

  Remarks by Audronius Ažubalis, former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Good evening, everybody, esteemed colleagues, Iranian freedom fighters, especially those who are speaking from Iran. I know it needs a lot of courage and it's a huge risk. A lot has been said today about the situation in Iran and I don't want to repeat about a person who has been appointed as a...