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Oppression of Bahaís continues

Tuesday, 3 December 2013

  • Izita Momtaz, a Baha’i student from Shiraz, was suspended due to her religious beliefs.
  • A Baha’i resident of Mashhad was arrested by security forces The raided Manouchehr Halutzi’s home and seized personal and religious effects. They then searched his father’s home as well. At the same time, an attempt was made to arrest another Baha’i named Fars Daneshgari, who was not at home.
  • Security forces broke up a Baha’i class and forced them to refrain from participating in such classes About one week ago security forces broke into the home of a Baha’i citizen in Karaj, where classes were held for Baha’i students who had been suspended from their studies due to their faith. Security forces broke up the class and forced the students to sign a guarantee that they would no longer participate in such classes.
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  • Published: 2 years ago on Tuesday, 3 December 2013
  • By: Iran Daily Brief
  • Last Modified: December 3, 2013 @ 4:23 pm
  • Filed Under: Human Rights
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    • http://www.daneshjoonews.com/archives/8765; http://www.hra-news.org/1389-01-27-05-24-07/17205-1.html; http://www.hra-news.org/1389-01-27-05-24-07/17203-1.html; http://iranhr.net/spip.php?article2960; http://iranhr.net/spip.php?article2959; http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/the-oppression-of-bahais-continues-in-iran/2013/11/12/4b5dcf34-4b0f-11e3-be6b-d3d28122e6d4_story.html

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