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Baha’i Arrested in Sanandaj

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Committee of Human Rights Reporters reported on Tuesday, August 25, 2009, the following arrest – the article appears below in translation: On August 9, 2009, armed with a search order, agents of the information office&hellip

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A Profound Statement

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Editor’s Note:  Iran Press Watch is grateful to several readers that pointed out the full text of the November 26, 2003, letter of the Universal House of Justice, the governing body of the Baha’i community,&hellip

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Baha’i Woman Arrested in Sari

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The following report was posted on the online site of Human Rights Activists News Agency, and appears below in translation: Security forces have raided and searched the home of a Baha’i resident of Sari, and subsequently arrested&hellip

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Baha'i Rights Website Redesigned!

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Editor’s Note:  Iran Press Watch was pleased to receive the following notice from the Mideast Youth organization, which we share below for the benefit of our readers.  Heartfelt congratulations to the Mideast Youth group for another important&hellip

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A Baha’i Home Searched

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According to Baha’i World News Service, on July 29, 2009, the home of Mr. Nader Munzavi in Delijan, in the province of Makazi, was searched and his computer and Baha’i books were confiscated.  Mr. Munzavi&hellip

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A Baha’i Sentenced to Imprisonment

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According to Human Rights Activists News Agency, the Revolutionary Court of Semnan has convicted a Baha’i resident to 18 months imprisonment. According to the court ruling, Mrs. Susan Tebyanian[-Jabbari], a Baha’i resident of Semnan was&hellip

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Trial Delayed!

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According to various sources, the trial of the seven imprisoned Baha’is who formerly supervised the Baha’i community of Iran has been postponed.  The new trial date appears to be set for 26 Mehr 1388, corresponding&hellip

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Profiles of the Yaran

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In anticipation of the upcoming trial of the seven former leaders of the Baha’i community of Iran, known as the Yaran, meaning friends, Iran Press Watch is pleased to publish the following short biographical profiles&hellip

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