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


[Newspaper:] Kayhan

[Date:] Thursday 27 Shahrivar 1359 [18 September 1980] - 8 Zighadeh 1400

[Issue No:] 11097

[Page:] 2


Safe house of the leaders of the perverse Baha’i sect discovered

Tehran - Pars News: Officers of the Islamic Revolutionary Central Committee have discovered a safe house belonging to the leaders of the perverse Baha’i sect which contained materials published against the Islamic Republic of Iran and several rifles, pistols, and ammunition.  One of the officers told Pars News that the latest secret Baha’i bulletins, containing instructions urging members to resist the Islamic Revolution, were [also] found in the house. The Baha’i coup leaders have been referred to as “martyrs” in the bulletin.

An individual by the name of Varqa Tebyanian was arrested in relation to this matter