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Islamic Republic of Iran

Ministry of Education

Regional Office of Education, city of Dasht-e Azadegan

Number: 24098

Date: 2 Bahman 1358 [22 January 1980]

Enclosure -----


In the Name of God

To: Miss Sakineh Habibi, new employee of the Department of Education Dasht-e Azadegan

From: -----

Subject: -----


You are hereby notified that as you hold to an unsanctioned and non-Islamic religion, you are prohibited from continuing work.  Your continuing to work is dependent upon your recanting the Baha’ism ideology.


On behalf of Director of Education-city of Dasht-e Azadegan