According to the reports up to now, 6 MKO members have set themselves to fire in protest to the detention of MKO
According to the reports up to now, 6 MKO members have set themselves to fire in protest to the detention of MKO members and leaders in France. One of them, Marzieh Babakhani, has died due to the effects of burning.
Setting self to fire is inhumane method in political campaign and is a sign of humiliating the life of human beings. This method indicates violating self-life and reflects fundamentalism in political campaign.
We ask the leadership of Mojahedin-e Khalq, and specially Mr. Masoud Rajavi to take necessary measures to stop these methods as soon as possible.
The executive-political committee of Fedayeen Khalq of Iran (majority)
June 19, 2003
Iranian Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli called for tougher measures against the Mojahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO, also known as the MEK, PMOI and NCRI) terrorist group by the European Union...