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August 26th Rally

THOUSANDS DEMONSTRATE OUTSIDE THE STATE DEPARTMENT, CALLING FOR DELISTING IRAN’S MAIN OPPOSITION MOVEMENT, THE MEK AND PROTECTION OF CAMP ASHRAF

WASHINGTON, Aug. 26, 2011/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — This morning, thousands of Iranians from 41 states across the U.S. staged a huge and colorful rally outside the State Department urging the immediate delisting of the Mujahedin-e Khalq (PMOI/MEK), Iran’s main opposition movement. They also called for ensuring protection of MEK members in Camp Ashraf, Iraq, according to Human Rights and Democracy International.

The ensuing march stretched several blocks around the State Department. The police were very cooperative by blocking the lanes for the peaceful marchers.

Among the participants were more than 100 university professors, eminent scholars and physicians from all over the U.S.

Read more: 2011 Rally in Support of Iran Opposition

JOIN THE CONGRESSIONAL PHOTO EXHIBITION:

While the Arab Spring is on the rise, youth and families of Iranian American communities from 41 states rise in support of an Iranian spring.

 

Join the photo exhibition and video presentation about the role of the youth in Iran and in America to bring about change in Iran 

DATE: THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 15, 2011
TIME: 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM
LOCATION: CHOB – ROOM 334
U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

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SPONSORED BY: HUMAN RIGHTS & DEMOCRACY INTERNATIONAL

2009 MARCH FOR FREEDOM SLIDESHOW


 

Watch the Live CNN report of the Freedom March: 

CNN: Rally and March in DC, Demonstrators call for action in Iran - July 11, 2009 at 3pm: 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ysddEqcfsY&list=UUwRui8W7tsPIRxPX3-20W2Q 

CNN: Iran Protests in Washington -  July 11, 2009 at 7pm:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Aek4RadqJ4M&list=UUwRui8W7tsPIRxPX3-20W2Q 

Read more: 2009 March for Freedom

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