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


[Newspaper:] Jomhouri-e Eslami

[Date:] 10/9/1358 [1 December 1979]

[Issue No:] 150


Warning to [Islamic Revolutionary] Guards,


Anti-Revolutionaries plan to attack the belongings of members of the Baha’ism sect.

Shiraz – Jomhouri-e Islami reporter: Yesterday the Islamic Revolutionary Guard issued a warning to the Anti-Revolutionaries.  Its content is as follows, “we were informed of some spiteful individuals’ plans to attack the homes and belongings of Baha’is and cause dissension in the community.  Shiraz Islamic Revolutionary Guard requests all brothers and sisters to avoid such actions; as per Iman’s orders all schools of thought and religions are safe and secure; otherwise, they will be arrested as anti-Revolutionaries.