Following the sabotage acts by operatives of the Mujahedin Khalq (the MKO/MEK/PMOI) and the propaganda operations the group launched on its websites, the prominent French journalist denounced the group.
Georges Malbrunot, a reporter of le Figaro, specialized on the Middle East and Israel-Palestine conflicts tweeted a post on the MKO multi-million dollar campaign of propaganda, on January 4th, 2018. The post was accompanied by a picture of the self-assigned president of the group Maryam Rajavi meeting Western high profiles such as Rudi Guilliani, former mayor of New York and Newt Gingrich former US congressman etc.
Malbrunot tweeted: People’s Mujahedin. The Iranian opponents, very active in their communication. The American participants receive 25000 dollars and the French ones 12500 dollars in their grand gathering near Paris,” reveals a French diplomat close to the case in lo Figaro.