Interview with Shaparak Shajarizadeh

Shaparak Shajarizadeh is an Iranian women’s rights activist and a former political prisoner. She is also a member of Women and Gender Equality Committee of Iran Transition Council. On 21 February 2018, she was arrested for protesting by removing a headscarf and waving it in Teheran’s street and eyewitnesses said

L’accord diplomatique entre Israël et les Émirats arabes unis est un pas vers la paix et l’amitié entre les pays du Moyen-Orient

Le Conseil d’administration de la transition de l’opposition iranienne considère l’accord diplomatique entre Israël et les Émirats arabes unis comme une étape constructive vers la normalisation des relations diplomatiques entre les pays reconnus par les Nations Unies. Cet accord constituerait le point de départ des développements positifs ultérieurs dans la

Cracks in the Iranian Regime’s Armor

By Kamal Azari* (Townhall) An analysis of the November 2019 Iranian revolt reveals vital truths about the Islamic Republic’s inability to suppress popular demand for regime change. The government anticipated the uprising would come if it raised gas prices, and it was correct. It announced the 300% hike abruptly in

Letter to President of the People’s Republic of China

Dear Mr. President, Re: The proposed treaty/bilateral agreement between Iran and the People’s Republic of China 8 July 2020 Iran Transition Council ( ITC) herewith registers its protest, in the strongest terms, against the proposed 25 year agreement/treaty between the People’s Republic of China and the current regime governing Iran.

Shaparak Shajarizadeh speech at UN Human Rights Council

Member of women’s committee of Iran Transition Council, Shaparak Shajarizadeh spoke at UN Human Rights Council regarding violation of women’s and human right by Islamic Republic of Iran. She spoke of her own prison experience and also brought attention to the fate of her lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh and also Atena

ITC Letter to EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy

Dear Mr. Josep Borrell Fontelles, On Thursday, December 19, 2019, before the European Parliament’s vote on the resolution condemning the crackdown on the Iranian protest movement of November 2019, you stated in the European Parliament: “We expect all those responsible for acts of violence and arrests to be arrested and

Letter to British MP Catherine McKinnell on recent DP in Iran

To: MCKINNELL, Catherine Subject: Murderring 3 young men in Iran by the Rigime of Iran Dear Katherine Urgent Three November Protesters In Iran Sentenced To Death that could be carried out without proper Appeal Hearing A Revolutionary Court in Tehran has sentenced three people arrested in the heat of anti-government

ITC Letter to Human Rights Commissiomner of the German Government

To the Commissioner of the Federal Government for Human Rights at the Federal Foreign Office Dr. Bärbel Kofler Subject: Confirmation of death sentences by the Iranian Court of Appeal for  Amir Hossein Moradi, Saeed Tamjidi and Mohammad Rajabi Dear Dr Kofler, in your press release of 27 February 2020 regarding

Two Day Online Meeting of Iran Transition Council

The two-day online  seminar of the Iran Transition Council (ITC) was was opened Saturday 13 of June with a message of Hassan Shariatmadari, the Secretary General of of ITC. Attending by the leading members and associates, the seminar was successfully held for the purpose of  a review of the Council’s

US Policy Options in Iran

How would such a US-led covert action agenda against Iran look like? What are the key components of such a policy of “regime change”? Would it really represent a risk-free transition from the militant theocracy that is the Islamic Republic to a democracy? The Middle East Institute (MEI) ihas hoste

ITC letter to EU Parliament on recent DP imposed to 3 young protesters

Dr. Hannah Neumann                                                                                                 EU-Parliament Human Rights Committee Foreign Affairs Committee   Dear Hannah Neumann, The Iranian Appeals Court upheld three death sentences that were imposed on three young men in February 2020. They had taken part in the nationwide protest demonstrations in November 2019. The very credible and reputable “Iran

Open Letter to UN Secretary General on Women Prisoners in Iran

  Open Letter to His Excellency Mr. António Guterres, Secretary General of The United Nations, about the situation of woman prisoners of conscience in Iran and the urgent need to release and save them from COVID-19   Copies: Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Executive Director, Under-Secretary-General of the UN (UN Women) Verónica Michelle

Support the Iranian People in the Fight Against Corona Virus

Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus Director-General The World Health Organization   Dear Mr. Director-General Whereas an uncontrolled viral contagion anywhere places a heavy burden for containment everywhere in the world; Whereas flights from China to Iran, and from Iran to other worldwide destinations proceeded apace long after direct flights from China

ITC letter to Brian Hook on Corona virus

  Brian Hook Special Representative for Iran United States Department of State 2201 C Street, NW Washington, DC  20520  Corona virus (COVID19) in Iran: A Pandemic Dear Brian Hook, We are writing to inform you of the exacerbating situation in Iran with regards to the rapid spread of the novel