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
Spokesman for the Iranian Parliament’s National Security Council said that Mujahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO) that has received asylum from France is today supported by the upholders of human rights though...