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Date:  22/8/1361 [13 November 1982]


Islamic Republic of Iran

Ministry of Education and Training

Supervision of Iranian Schools in the Arab Emirates

In the Name of the Almighty


This is to notify

Mr. Farhad Farangpour, for the reason of [his] adherence to the Baha’i sect, and given that the Iranian Constitution does not recognise this religion as an official religion, and only considers these religions (Islam, Christianity, Judaism, and Zoroastrianism) official, the enrolment of the aforementioned has no validity in the schools of the Islamic Republic of Iran.  

Nematollah Farhang

Director of Schools of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the Arab Emirates