[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:] Bamdad

[Date:] Thursday, 12 Mehr 1358 [4 October 1979]

[Issue No.:] 122

 

In A Letter That Bamdad Received Last Night, Hasan Nazih Divulged the Reason for Not Having Referred to the Public Prosecution Office

Nazih answered to 14 cases of the complaints against him.

3. The claim that one of the board members was a [Baha’i and Communist]: “Everybody knows that such a claim could not be consistent with the reality. Furthermore, this matter could not have had any relation to my work and the membership of the board of the Oil Company, particularly because  Hojjatol-Islam Ghuddousi knows that board member and knows that he is a Muslim”…