[PROVISIONAL TRANSLATION FROM Persian]

 

[Translator’s notes appear in square brackets.]

[Personal information has been redacted.]

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

 

[Newspaper:] Khabar-e Jonoub

[Date:] Saturday, 23 Bahman 1361 [12 February 1983]

[Issue No.:] 774

[Page:] 5

 

22 Baha’is were condemned to death in Shiraz, for having a relationship with the House of Justice of Israel

The Islamic Revolutionary Court of Shiraz announced the following information to the News.

 

In the Name of God

22 individual administrative Baha’is of Shiraz, who, among other things, have been communicating with the House of Justice of Israel, were condemned to death. Among those convicted are the members of the Baha’i Assembly of Shiraz.