[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]

 

[Adapted from website:] Basij News Agency

[Date:] 1 Dey 1396 [22 December 2017]

 

Secretary of the Cultural Front of the Islamic Revolution of Markazi Province:

Officials Should be Held Accountable For the Silent Implementation of the 2030 Document

The secretary of the Cultural Front of the Islamic Revolution of Markazi Province announced the silent implementation of the 2030 document[1] in Arak, and said, “Some people, by recruiting members in the name of non-governmental organizations, have prepared a space for the entry of the perverse Baha’i sect and are implementing this document. The officials should be held accountable in this regard.”...

Hojjatol-Islam Tajabadi criticized the silent implementation of the 2030 document in Arak and said, “Some people, by recruiting members for some non-governmental offices, have prepared the space for the entry of the perverse Baha’i sect and are implementing this document.”

He added: “The focus of these people is in schools and universities, and with the slogan [“I am a volunteer”], are trying to impose their evil thoughts on the young generation of the country; these movements must be stopped.”

 

[1] [2030 Document, called “UNESCO 2030 Education Document”. This educational document is part of the United Nations Programme for the “Sustainable Development” of member countries until 2030.]