All defectors and those tortured in 1994 remember Jalal as a horrible torturer who considered no mercy toward prisoners and that he blindly obeyed Rajavi’s orders in suppressing MKO’s own dissidents. A former member, who was imprisoned and tortured by the organization after years of cooperation, says: Jalal resorts to all possible means to get the confessions. He’s impolite, insolent and brazen. He’s one the dirtiest people in counter-intelligence, who madly tortures others. He was different from other interrogators when beating. He lost his control and enjoyed torturing. He laughed grisly. He tortured to get false confessions and again tortured the victim according to these false confessions.
Hassan Hassan Zadeye Mohasse, a.k.a. Jalal
Chief interrogator, torturer
Before the Islamic revolution in 1979, he studied in a high school in the city of Mashhad. He was introduced to the MKO by his uncle Abbas Javedani Erfani, active member of the organization. In 1973, he was arrested and sentenced to 3 years in prison but he was released in 1975. After that, he went on with his organizational activities.
In 1981, he married his cousin Fatima (Nahid) Rezazadeh. In August 1981, he moved to Tehran and at the same time, he had activities in Gilan and Mazandaran provinces.
He became one of the most important intelligence officers and coordinators of terrorist teams in Tehran (these teams performed at least 10 terrorist operations each day), although he had no understanding of the terrorist movements related to “June 20th”.
In that year, he fled to France along with his wife and stayed there until 1985; He left France the next year and went to Iraq. For sometime, he was in charge of Azizi Base in Kirkuk as well as Jalal Base; he was also in charge of managing new recruits.
After the scandals called “Ideological Revolution”, he was the member of Executive Board and took part in Mersad Operation (called “Eternal Light” by MKO members) against the Iranian people. His brother Mahmoud was killed in that stupid operation of Rajavi.
After this failure, he was a permanent member of MKO’s counter-intelligence unit, which acts to suppress internal dissidents. Meanwhile, he had some activities in “Training Headquarters” in 1991 and became a member of Rajavi’s flimsy council called “National Council of Resistance”.
Currently, he is one of MKO’s torturers. He’s nasty and crabbed, with mental complexes from Shah’s prison.
Hassanzadeh is a real lumpen. He’s involved in all arrests and imprisonments inside the organization. He’s foulmouthed and uses extreme violence when treating the prisoners.
All defectors and those tortured in 1994 remember Jalal as a horrible torturer who considered no mercy toward prisoners and that he blindly obeyed Rajavi’s orders in suppressing MKO’s own dissidents.
A former member, who was imprisoned and tortured by the organization after years of cooperation, says: Jalal resorts to all possible means to get the confessions. He’s impolite, insolent and brazen. He’s one the dirtiest people in counter-intelligence, who madly tortures others. He was different from other interrogators when beating. He lost his control and enjoyed torturing. He laughed grisly. He tortured to get false confessions and again tortured the victim according to these false confessions. For instance, he tied the hands of the victim to the chair. Then he started beating him in the face so that the victim couldn’t protect his face.”
His son is also a charlatan who was arrested in Europe for debauchery and thuggery in Europe and then went to Iraq in 2001.
The family of Hassanzadeh expressed hatred for his crimes and activities and his brother, himself formerly a member of the MKO, explained the nature of such methods and acts.
The views of Javad Hassanzadeh, former member of the MKO, on torturing by his brother:
I personally didn’t expect to hear that he’s the major factor behind suppressing the defection process and that he has been involved directly in tortures. One of my motives [for joining the MKO] was my brother, that’s why it’s hard for me to accept that. He was himself the victim of Shah’s brutality, he had experienced the issues of religion, freedom, liberty and … all the family accepted his words, and now he has become this thing. Of course, this refers to unquestioning submission to the organization.
The organization says you should be deaf and blind and do what we say. Saying “nay” has no meaning there, and one should unquestionably say “yes” to all orders. But I say that they should change and break the machines; they should find themselves. He should ask himself “is this my real nature? Is this what he was looking for? Is this what he was imprisoned and tortured for? What a pity if this is what he has been looking for. If not, I expect him to stop such acts and even prevent others from doing such activities. It’s really unjustifiable for me that an organization sends people to Abu Ghraib only because they don’t want to work any longer with that organization. He was a religious man until he was here and now I suggest him to return to religion and Islam, for which he tolerated those bitter experiences, and check if he should obey the orders of Islam or the orders of the Organization. Islam never allows such behavior. He should see whether this was his real goal. “Where I am going?” he should ask himself. He should not lose the opportunities because they won’t happen again, as Koran stresses that on Judgment Day some people ask to be returned to earth to do good works, but there would be no chance. Now, as a brother who knows he experienced many difficulties when Shah was in power, I want to ask him not to lose the opportunity. He should see what God wants. He should seek God’s satisfaction. According to my knowledge of God, this is not the way to get God’s satisfaction. I tried to express what I knew and I swear to God that this was a small step toward helping those who have been innocently victimized. I hope that God is satisfied with this.
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