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"There are talks between the Iranian and Iraqi officials on the issue of Monafeqin the crimes of this grouplet are known to everyone and they are a terrorist group which has killed 17,000 Iranians. There are numerous documents existing in this regard and we have always urged the Iraqi government to extradite them to Iran," Afkham told reporters in Tehran on Tuesday.

 

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Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham said Tehran is resolved to bring back members of the Mojahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO, also known as MEK, PMOI and NCR) terrorist group to Iran and is pursuing the issue through international bodies.

 

"There are talks between the Iranian and Iraqi officials on the issue of Monafeqin (hypocrites as MKO members are called in Iran); the crimes of this grouplet are known to everyone and they are a terrorist group which has killed 17,000 Iranians. There are numerous documents existing in this regard and we have always urged the Iraqi government to extradite them to Iran," Afkham told reporters in Tehran on Tuesday.

 

Noting that Iran is in talks with the international bodies to extradite the MKO members to Iran, she said, "Meantime, we have announced that those who have not committe.

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