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[Adapted from website:] Baha’i World News Service

[Date:] 8 Bahman 1387 (27 January 2009)

 

Arrest of two Baha’is in Mashhad

Latest news from Iran:

On 7 Bahman 1387 [26 January 2009], the homes of eight Baha’i families in Mashhad were attacked. Meanwhile, Mrs. Sima Eshraghi and Mr. Jalayer Vahdat were arrested and imprisoned. More details about this news will be announced soon.