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The MEK, also known as People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran, was responsible for terror attacks in Iran in the 1970s that killed several U.S. military personnel and civilians, according to the State Department. The MEK denies it played a role in the deaths of U.S. military personnel.
Britain and the European Union took MEK off their terror lists in 2008 and 2009, respectively.
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About the Author
Ashish Kumar Sen is a reporter covering foreign policy and international developments for The Washington Times.
Prior to joining The Times, Mr. Sen worked for publications in Asia and the Middle East. His work has appeared in a number of publications and online news sites including the British Broadcasting Corp., Asia Times Online and Outlook magazine.
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