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[Newspaper:] Kayhan International

[Date:] 7 December 1985

 

Foreign ministry denies U.S. Baha'i claims

 

Tehran, Dec. 6 (IRNA) – Iran's foreign ministry spokesman Thursday rejected U.S. government's claims on Baha'is execution in Iran as "baseless and mere fabrication."

The U.S. State Department reported Tuesday on the so-called execution of a member of Baha'is by firing squad in Iran.

The spokesman stressed that no one is harassed on the basis of his religious beliefs in the Islamic Republic. …

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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