[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:] Post-e-Tehran

[Date:] 18 Tir 1335 [9 July 1956]

[Issue No.:] 929

 

The Supreme Criminal Court Will Issue Its Verdict on Those Accused of Killing the Baha’is in Yazd, This Afternoon

This morning, Branch 1 of the Supreme Criminal Court closed the trial of 44 defendants in the killing of the seven Baha’is in Yazd, and the jury entered into session to vote. The court’s verdict on the defendants will be handed down this evening.