[PROVISIONAL TRANSLATION FROM PERSIAN]

 

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Date: 24 Esfand 1322 [15 March 1944]

Number: 2273

 

Confidential – Urgent

 

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The Prime Minister

 

Ministry of the Interior

Please find a copy of the report of the National Police Headquarters regarding the meeting of the inhabitants of Azarshahr, with the aim of plundering the houses of the Baha’is. Please have the necessary instructions issued to prevent such actions and report the results.

The Prime Minister

[Signature]

 

[Handwritten notes at the bottom of the letter]

 

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Registry of the Office of the Prime Minister

Number: 2631

Date: 25 Esfand 1322 [16 March 1944]