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A Book Review: The Baha’is of Iran

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Editor’s note: The following is a book review by Oliver Scharbrodt, with the citation:  Oliver Scharbrodt (2008); Dominic Parviz Brookshaw and Seena B. Fazel; The Baha’is of Iran: Socio-Historical Studies, London and New York: Routledge,&hellip

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Update on Raids in Semnan

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Iran Press Watch has learned through its contacts in Iran that indeed on 15 December 2008 agents of the Ministry of Intelligence launched a series of raids of the homes of some 13 Baha’is in&hellip

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A Seminar against the Baha’i Faith

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On Wednesday, 6 August 2008, the online journal Ayandih Roushan [“bright future”] reported that a seminar was held in the amphitheater of Qum’s Research Center for Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB).  This seminar started&hellip

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Update on Three Baha’is in Yasuj

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On 4 December 2008, Iran Press Watch shared the news of the imprisonment of three Baha’is in Yasuj on the charge of “activities against the nation’s security by holding anti-Islamic classes.” On Tuesday, 9 December&hellip

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