Worldwide Guide to Women in Leadership
1979-83 Joint Leader of Tudeh Party Maryamm
Joined the Tudeh Party in 1944. Given a five year prison sentence 1948, lived in clandestinety for 8 years and flead abroad in 1956, and lived in USSR and Eastern Europe until she returned in 1978. Married to 1. Secretary Nooreddin Kiaoori. Arrested in 1983 together with the rest of the leadership.
Around 1979- Maryam Qajar Azedanllo Rajavi
She was leader of the Muhahedin Khalq Oragnisation, and first married to Mr. Abrishamchi and from 1987 to Massodd Rajavi. Since 1993 Leader of the Government-in-Exile.
Last update 03.03.03