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[Newspaper:] Kayhan Havaei

[Date:] Wednesday 11 Shahrivar 1371 [2 September 1992]

[Issue No:] 996

[Page:] 5

 

Intensification of activities of Baha’i sect in the Republic of Azerbaijan

Meanwhile, according to a Radio Baku report, activities of the perverse Baha’i sect have begun in Baku and Ganjeh in Azerbaijan simultaneously with the opening of the Israeli Embassy in Baku.

In announcing this news, Radio Baku added that this sect intends to organise a special ceremony in May with the intention of promoting and propagating Baha’ism in Azerbaijan.

In order to expand its espionage activities, this sect intends to strengthen the relationship of the Baha’is of the Republic of Azerbaijan with the Baha’is in other countries.