[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:] 6 Dey 1334 – 28 December 1955

[Issue No.:] 775

 

Those Charged with the Murder of Seven Baha’is in Yazd Were Surrendered to the Criminal Court

In the month of Mordad [July/August] a number of individuals, instigated by increased incitements, attacked the homes of the Baha’is and killed seven Baha’i men.

The accused were prosecuted by police agents, and 45 individuals, who were considered to be the main culprits, were dispatched to Tehran, with their files, for investigation. The 45 accused individuals mentioned above were surrendered to the Public prosecutor’s office of Tehran Province. The case files of the accused have been referred to Branch 1(one) of the Supreme Criminal Court.