French Prime Minister Jean-Pierre Raffaran, in an interview with Le Monde, said that the move by French police against
French Prime Minister Jean-Pierre Raffaran, in an interview with Le Monde, said that the move by French police against Mojahedin-e Khalq has been done for the benefit of nation. The arrest of MKO members lets France restrict terrorists from coming inside the country and leaving it.
Mr. Raffaran said that EU considers MKO a terrorist group and this organization is responsible for more than 150 terrorist attacks in Iran. According to Mr. Raffaran, anti-terrorism judge Bruguiere has ordered the raids to destroy the core of this organization.
Official sources of France government denied press reports on Iran's demand for extraditing MKOs to Iran.
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...