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[Adopted from website:] Baha’i World News Service

[Date:] 2 Dey 1388 - 23 December 2009

 

Abadan: The Demolition of the Baha’i Cemetery

Latest news from Iran:

On 15 Azar 1388 (6 December 2009), the cemetery of the Baha’is of Abadan-Khorramshahr was demolished by unidentified people and without [legal] authorization.

Part of the cemetery walls and several graves were destroyed.

The Baha’is have appealed to the authorities over the attack.