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Public number: 7168

Private number: ------

Ledger number: ------

File: ------



Office of the Prime Minister


Type of draft: ------

Subject of draft: ------

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Scribe: ------


Date written: 7 Shahrivar 1315 [29 August 1936], Date of transcription: ------, Month: ------ Date recorded: 9 Shahrivar 1315 [31 August 1936]


Ministry of the Interior,

Attached is the original correspondence of the peasants of Seisan, Azerbaijan, concerning their complaint of the transgressions and provocations of an individual named Ali-Asghar. Please issue an order for the statements of the residents to be investigated, and if they are true, to prevent harm from being inflicted. If they wish to say something, they should be referred to the courts of justice. Please send us the results and return the original letter.

The Prime Minister [Signature]


[Note in the margin of the letter] He has asked that the report be enclosed with the results of the action, and please pay special attention to this matter.