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Islamic Republic of Iran

Ministry of Foreign Affairs


Highly Confidential-Urgent-Direct


Office: Cultural and Consulate Advisory Office

Number: 17/533-10/4462

Date: 21/5/1360 [12 August 1981]


In the Name of God, the Exalted


Circular Letter to All Representatives of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Foreign Countries


Effective this Circular’s date, all representatives are charged to provide and send the names of all Baha'is, and anti- revolutionaries, particularly the so called students residing within the jurisdictions of their branch. Furthermore, renewal of passports for such individuals should be avoided. Only temporary travel documents may be issued.


Cultural and Consulate Advisory Office 


Javad Mansouri



21/5/1360 [12 August 1981]