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

[Date:] 3 Farvardin 1388 (23 March 2009)

 

The Latest Information on the Temporary Release of three Baha’i Prisoners in Semnan

Latest news from Iran:

On 19 March 2009 (29 Esfand 1387), Mr. Adel Fanaian, Mr. Abbas Nourani, and Mr. Taherverdi Eskandarian were released from prison in Semnan for four days, so that they could be with their families on New Year’s Eve. Since the Supreme Court rejected their appeals, they have been in prison since 4 January to serve their six-month sentences.