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[The excerpt below is from the section of the article that pertains to the Baha’i Faith]


[Newspaper:] Bamdad

[Date:] 18 Azar 1358 [9 December 1979]


In Connection with Uprising and Massacre of the People:

4 Executed in Shiraz

In compliance with the orders issued by the Islamic Revolutionary Court of Justice of Shiraz, in the past two days a group of people sentenced [to death] by the Revolutionary Prosecutor’s Office were executed. The names of those executed are as follows:

Colonel Azamatollah Farhandej [Fahandej], who was one of the perpetrators of the massacre in the town of Saadi, faced the firing squad two nights ago, at twenty-two hours and thirty minutes.…