the interim administration has decided that the MKO must not have any political activity in Iraq and have no right to stay in Iraq.
Iraqi deputy foreign minister Hamid al-Bayati analyzed Iran-Iraq relations as deep and good. On the presence of MKO in Iraq, he said: "the interim administration has decided that the MKO must not have any political activity in Iraq and have no right to stay in Iraq. They are only allowed to provide their humanitarian needs, such as food and water."
He continued:" currently, they're under protection of International committee of Red Cross. This committee tries to find a place for their resettlement or return to Iran those who want it. If they don’t want to go back to Iran, they will be transferred to a third country since they're not allowed to stay in Iraq."
In response to a question that "whether Iraqi government has responded to US decision to protect Mojahedin or no?" he said: "until now, they've been under protection of occupying forces and Iraqi government has not had control on it"
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...