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Persecution of Baha’i minority in Iran continues

Wednesday, 13 June 2012

More reports on persecution of the Baha’i community in Iran:
  • Intelligence Ministry headquarters in Semnan ordered the closure of two manufacturing plants owned by two Baha’i citizens.
  • Seven members of the Baha’i community in Semnan summoned for questioning at Intelligence Ministry headquarters – According to the report, the seven were interrogated at the Intelligence Ministry headquarters for seven hours about Baha’i institutions in Iran as well as about a photo related to religious lessons that took place ten years ago. The report further stated that one of the people interrogated, Tanaz Firoozian, was questioned about a lesson from ten years ago, when she was only 18 years old.

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  • Published: 6 days ago on Wednesday, 13 June 2012
  • By: Iran Daily Brief
  • Last Modified: June 13, 2012 @ 2:09 pm
  • Filed Under: Human Rights
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    • http://www.hra-news.org/1389-01-27-05-24-07/12588-1.html; http://www.hra-news.org/1389-01-27-05-24-07/12595-1.html

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