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[Personal information has been redacted.]

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


[Newspaper:] Ettelaat

[Date:] 17 Mordad 1358 [8 August 1979]

[Issue No:] 15924


Bomb Explosion


Qasr-e Shirin – in a street in Sarpol-e Zahab, the vehicle of a follower of one of the religions that is not legally recognized, was exploded by a bomb, but no one was injured.


Since three weeks ago, 12 bombs have been exploded in various localities within Sarpol-e Zahab and Qasr-e Shirin, causing extensive damage.  These explosions have often have happened in the individuals’ warehouses, garages and homes, and the perpetrators have not yet been identified.