FIFA has given the mullahs' regime 3,000 tickets for each of the games. But the mullahs have offered none of the tickets to Iranian soccer fans. The mullahs are also concerned that Iranians who travel to France for the World Cup may seek asylum.
The National Council of Resistance of Iran warns of the clerical regime's attempts to create disorder in the World Cup and exploit this opportunity for terrorist and fundamentalist purposes.
Secretariat of the National Council of Resistance of Iran
April 28, 1998