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2 spies of the Zionist regime were executed in Urmia.

2 individuals guilty of adultery were executed in Urmia.

Urmia – According to the verdict of the Islamic Revolutionary Court of Urmia, two individuals guilty of actions against the regime of the Islamic Republic, and espionage in the interest of the usurper Israeli regime, and two others guilty of adultery, were executed in this city.

The Public Relations Office of the Islamic Revolutionary Court of Urmia released the following statement:

In the Name of God, the Exalted

The Muslim and ever-involved people of Urmia are hereby notified that four individuals [two Baha’is], by the names of Agahollah Tizfahm, son of Khairollah, and  Jalaliyyeh Moshtaiel Uskuie, son of Mohammad, guilty of espionage and actions against the Islamic Republic and in the interest of the usurper Israeli regime, sending financial aid to that country, formation of Baha’i assemblies, perversion of the minds of the youth, distortion of divine Verses, meeting with Zionist spies and attending international Baha’i gatherings and meetings, were sentenced to death by the order of the Islamic Revolutionary Court of Urmia and endorsement of the Supreme Court, and their movable and immovable assets were confiscated.

The sentences were executed on 19/2/1361 [9 May 1982] and 20/2/1361 [10 May 1982].


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[newspaper:] Keyhan 11576 – 22/2/1361 [12 May 1982]