[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]

 

[Newspaper:] Ettelaat

[Date:] Sunday, 1 Bahman 1357 [21 January 1979]

[Issue No.:] 15765

[Page:] 4

 

Opinions and thoughts

…with thirteen years of Amir-Abbas Hoveyda’s rulings, and an expanded takeover in the areas of politics and the economy by leaders of the Baha’i sect…in the latter part of 1342 [1964 – 1965] … a new period of anti-revolution and social disintegration began.