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[The excerpt below is from the section of the article that pertains to the Baha’i Faith]


[Newspaper:] Jomhoury-e Eslami

[Date:] Sunday, 21 Azar 1361 [12 December 1982] - 26 Safar 1403

[Issue No.:] 1024

[Page:] 3


The American Mercenaries Publish Siyah Nameh [black letters] In France

…If, within the past 50 years of history, we had to measure one or two dozens of pseudo-human beings as the most miserable skeletons of the world’s political history, there will undoubtedly be some members by the name of Bakhtiar. And if we are to count the most disappointed prime minister in history, “Shah” pour Bakhtiar will not be deprived of the championship platform…

Bakhtiar introduces himself in the book called “We are Faithful!” thus:

“When I was studying in Beirut, in the high school, I met Hoveyda. We were both studying in a non- religious-school.  Hoveyda’s father was a Baha’i and a consul in Damascus…