Geneva: Speech of Dr. Alejo Vidal Quadras – at the United Nations

Meeting on: "Impunity and International Justice Massacre of political prisoners in Iran (1988-2017) Tuesday 14 March 2017 (14h00 – 15h30) Palais des Nations - Room XXVII Speech delivered by Dr Alejo Vidal-Quadras - United Nations- Geneva- 14 March 2017   Ladies and Gentlemen, Chair, After 15 years as vice-president of the European Parliament, I am now chairing a Brussels –based NGO which is called International Committee In Search of Justice or ISJ. It was formed in 2008.  We have produced several reports and policy papers, mainly on the situation in Middle East and part...
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Geneva: The 1988 Massacre of Political Prisoners in Iran and the role of the International Community

Speech by Alejo Vidal-Quadras at UN Premises in Geneva 21 September 2016 The 1988 Massacre of Political Prisoners in Iran and the role of the International Community   Ladies and Gentlemen, Thank you very much for inviting me to this important meeting in Geneva. During my last years in the European Parliament where I served as vice-president for 15 years, I together with some colleagues, formed an NGO, which is called the ISJ or International Committee In Search of Justice which is registered as a non-profit organization in Brussels. We have formed several working groups which ha...
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Press release- terrorist attack in Nice-France

On behalf of the International Committee in Search of Justice (ISJ), I would like to express our deepest condolences to the victims of the attack in Nice, their families and to the people and Government of France. We are shocked by this terrible crime and we all stand by France. The Islamic Fundamentalism, whether Sunni under the banner of ISIS (Daesh) or Shiite sponsored by the Iranian regime, has been the main inspiration for such brutal terrorist attacks and has to be confronted at its roots. It is quite clear that Syria has become the breeding ground of Islamic extremists and as l...
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COMMUNIQUÉ DE PRESSE – Attaque terroriste à Nice, France

Au nom du Comité international In Search of Justice (ISJ), je tiens à exprimer nos plus sincères condoléances aux victimes de l'attentat à Nice, à leurs familles et au peuple et au gouvernement de la France. Nous sommes choqués par ce crime terrible et nous sommes tous aux côtés de la France. Le Fondamentalisme islamique, qu'ils soit sunnite sous la bannière d'ISIS (Daesh) ou chiite parrainée par le régime iranien, a été la principale source d'inspiration pour de telles attaques terroristes brutales et doit être confronté à ses racines. Il est tout à fait clair que la Syrie est devenu...
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Letter to UN Security Council Members on Iraq / Camp Liberty

15 February 2016 Honourable Members of the UN Security Council RE: Iraq / Camp Liberty   Dear Minister, Dear Ambassador, On the eve of Security Council deliberations on Iraq, I would like to draw your esteemed attention to the perilous and vulnerable plight of Camp Liberty residents near Baghdad International Airport where 2000 members of the opposition People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) reside and to request binding decisions by the Security Council on this matter. Security of the residents While a UNHCR report indicates that just one-third of the re...
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IRAN NUCLEAR: ISJ Statement on Lifting of International Sanctions

Brussels-22 January 2016 IRAN NUCLEAR:     ISJ Statement on Lifting of International Sanctions Subsequent to the IAEA report and lifting of sanctions, the International Committee In Search of Justice (ISJ) that has been closely following Iran’s nuclear projects in the past years and its negotiations with the P5+1, considers it necessary to refer to the following points: As stated in ISJ’s detailed report of November 20, 2014, the Iranian regime has done its utmost to mislead the international community. Among other things, this report found: “The study established that two systems ha...
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SOLIDARITÉ AVEC LA FRANCE & La véritable origine de l’intégrisme islamiste

communiqué de presse - 14 novembre 2015 SOLIDARITÉ AVEC LA FRANCE & La véritable origine de l'intégrisme islamiste Le Comité international pour l'application de la justice (ISJ) condamne fermement le crime inhumain de vendredi soir à Paris et présente ses condoléances au peuple et au gouvernement français et au Président François Hollande. ISJ exprime ses condoléances sincères aux familles des victimes et souhaite un rétablissement rapide des blessés. Cette tragédie innommable souligne la nécessité de cerner le fléau du terrorisme et de l'intégrisme islamiste et de travailler pour un...
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SOLIDARITY WITH FRANCE & The True Origin of Islamic Fundamentalism

Press Release - 14 November 2015 SOLIDARITY WITH FRANCE & The True Origin of Islamic Fundamentalism The International Committee In Search of Justice (ISJ) strongly condemns the inhumane and vicious crime on Friday night in Paris and extends its condolences to the people and Government of France and President Francois Hollande. ISJ expresses sincere sympathies with families of the victims and wishes fast recovery of those wounded in the attacks. This unforgettable tragedy underlines the need to gain an accurate understanding of the evil phenomenon of Islamic fundamentalism terrorism a...
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International Committee in Search of Justice (ISJ) condemns vicious missile attack on Camp Liberty

Press release - 29 October 2015 - #CampLiberty International Committee in Search of Justice (ISJ) condemns vicious missile attack on Camp Liberty  Over 20 people were killed tonight in the most lethal attack so far on Camp Liberty near Baghdad airport where some 2400 defenceless Iranian refugees have been kept in unsafe and inhuman conditions by the Iraqi Government over the past few years. The attack was conducted with some 80 missiles of different sorts, some of which were Iranian made. Camp Liberty residents who are members of the main Iranian opposition movement PMOI, have all...
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Courageous stance of Grand Ayatollah Sistani and necessity of swift reforms

Arrest and trial of Maliki is the foremost imperative action for reforms in Iraq   The courageous and responsible remarks by Grand Ayatollah Ali Sistani, Iraq's religious leader, and the nationwide demonstrations by the Iraqi people in the millions for the fourth consecutive Friday unambiguously shows that swift reforms is inevitable. Grand Ayatollah Sistani rightly announced that in the absence of "true reform", "fighting corruption without mercy" and "social justice on different levels", Iraq could be "dragged to... partition and the like, God forbid," He stated that without ramp...
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